Ethics Resources

Ethical decision making is a critical quality of leaders who foster high performance. Because many project managers have created thoughtful content and sought answers to common project dilemmas, we have a wealth of resources to offer.  

If you don’t find what you need here, consider researching the topic, developing content and submitting it for inclusion in Ethics Resources.

Membership Benefit

Access to most content is a benefit of membership. PMI region mentors and chapter leaders can visit the Marketing Portal for additional content that can be used at member events.

From the Board

PMI Board of Directors members Cecil White, EdD, MBA, PMP and Mark Dickson, MBA, FAICD, PMP talk to PMI Today® about our Code of Ethics and Ethical Decision-Making Framework, a tool for working through dilemmas. They also discuss the connection of ethical practices and risk management.

Ethics importance from the board

Ethics Training courses

Ethics is part of the leadership leg of the PMI Talent Triangle (TM). Strengthen your leadership performance when you increase your knowledge of ethical conduct and your skill in addressing ethical dilemmas.

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Ethics Articles

Have an Ethics Question?

Please contact the PMI Ethics Member Advisory Group with questions, concerns or useful ideas. Email us at

Ethics Code and Ethical Decision-Making Framework

Our Code guides ethical behavior and our Framework helps you make ethical choices when faced with a dilemma — available in 11 languages. See these key resources.


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