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International Development

PM World Collection

Several articles and papers related to International Development have been published in the PM World Journal and are included in the PM World Collection at https://pmworldlibrary.net/pm-world-collection/.


Papers, Reports and Studies

Odhiambo-Abuya, I. (2021). Toward Re-Humanizing Projects and Project Management in Africa; PM World Journal, Vol. X, Issue II, February. Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/pmwj102-Feb2021-Abuya-toward-re-humanizing-projects-and-project-management-in-africa.pdf

Adoption of project management practices: The impact on international development projects of non-governmental organizations - paper featured in the International Journal of Project Management in 2014 by Ruggero Golini, Matteo Kalchschmidt and Paolo Landoni. Paper describes results of a large-scale survey among project managers working for NGOs and dealing with ID projects to assess the extent of adoption of methodologies and tools and to assess the impact of PM practices on project performance. To read an abstract or access the paper, click here.

Smith, K. F. (2023). BACK TO THE BARANGAY - Applying Rapid Appraisal & Problem Analysis Diagramming for a Project Pre-Feasibility Assessment: A Case Example, PM World Journal, Vol. XI, Issue V, May. Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2023/05/pmwj129-May2023-Smith-Back-to-the-Barangay-case-study-2.pdf

Youker, R. (2003). The Nature of International Development Projects; originally presented at the PMI Global Congress: North America, Baltimore, Maryland, USA in September 2003; republished in the PM World Journal, Vol. VIII, Issue VI, July 2019.  Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/pmwj83-Jul2019-Youker-the-nature-of-international-development-projects.pdf



International Aid Agencies and Development Banks


National Aid and Economic Development Agencies


Nongovernmental Organizations (NGOs)


Other Resources


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