Project Management Institute

Sustainability

Sustainability is about how organizations manage financial, social and environmental risks to ensure their business can continue to operate, regardless of obstacles such as resource shortages, environmental disasters, and social and political events. It also relates to green practices and business continuity planning, as well as stakeholder engagement.

  • PM Network

    Peak Energy member content locked

    By Wilkinson, Amy "Hedonistic sustainability." That's how Bjarke Ingels, founder of architecture firm Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG), describes the newest Danish waste management facility, CopenHill. Completed in October…

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    From the Rubble member content locked

    By Thomas, Jennifer Puerto Rico's infrastructure woes began long ago. But a series of earthquakes this year coupled with hurricanes Irma and Maria in 2017—which racked upUS$139 billion in damage—exacerbated the U.S.…

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    Roaring Back to Life member content locked

    By Wilkinson, Amy A century ago, some 200,000 lions roamed Africa. Today, there are just 20,000. It's a startling statistic that conservationists Ivan Carter and Mark Haldane have discussed around the campfire…

  • PMI Thought Leadership

    PMI 2020 Signposts Report

    By Project Management Institute Project leaders can’t truly deliver value if they’re operating in a vacuum. In the PMI 2020 Signposts Report, we assess six of the most pressing business trends around the globe—climate change, AI,…

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    Ice Adventures registered user content locked

    By Hermans, Amanda Glaciers are mammoth, slow-moving rivers of ice that cover about 10 percent of Earth's surface and hold nearly 70 percent of its freshwater. But due to climate change-induced melting, those…

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