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Project Management Essentials

PME is a 2-day face-to-face learning workshop that focuses on the skills and knowledge necessary for laying the foundation for managing and implementing a WB project. It is customized and designed around the WB project cycle. This highly interactive course is taught with real-life WB projects and practical examples, supplemented by industry standard best practices for project management.  

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Project Management Essentials

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Project Management Essentials

Learning objectives

Participants will leave with: 1. An overview of project management in the context of the World Bank project life cycle 2. An introduction to key project management topics including: logic model, activity planning, network analysis, stakeholder engagement and communication, resource management, risk management, and project implementation 3. Basic analytical and operational tools required to plan, manage, and track projects in day-to-day work 4. Application of key modules in case studies and group exercises, as well as to actual current projects


Deepak Adhikary , Lead Learning Specialist, LLIOL