IPMA International Project Management Association

IPMA Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct

IPMA’s vision is to improve competence to enable a world in which all projects succeed. We recognise that our projects, programmes and project portfolios affect people, society and the natural environment in various ways, both locally and globally. More than affecting, our initiatives shape the future. Our professionals therefore have a profound responsibility.

Project, programme and project portfolio management are growing disciplines in an increasingly globalised world. Through this growth, we are presented with new challenges, both in our individual endeavours as professionals and as a profession.

We believe that by committing to acting ethically we will make our projects, programmes and project portfolios better and that this will serve to further the profession. The IPMA Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct lays out the principles and minimum duties we hold towards the project, programme or project portfolio owners, teams, stakeholders, society and natural environment.


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