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PMD Pro Story and Background

PMD Pro – Why is it important for the sector?

This video presents the feedback from professionals around the world about the PMD Pro Best Practices.

PMD Pro – How has it changed something in your organization?

PMD Pro – What kind of long-term impact do you think PMD Pro will help to achieve?

This animation explores the PMD Pro phases and tools – putting all together in a comprehensive overview of the methodology.

John Cropper, Vice Chair of PM4NGOs Board, talks about the benefits of our PMD Pro scheme for Project Managers working in NGOs and humanitarian organizations.

Eric Berg, former Executive Director of LINGOs (actual Humentum) speaks about the origins of the PMD Pro certification scheme.

An interview with John Cropper, Vice Chair of PM4NGOs Board and Director, Project Services, at Humentum, talks about the PMD Pro certification, its benefits for those working in the NGO sector and how it can help them deliver successful projects. 

This video touches upon how to take an exam, some important links, how to download the free guide and if training is required.

Participants describe the importance of improved project management in the NGO sector and how the GEPAL project is helping them to do that in Guatemala, Panama, Brazil and Paraguay.

Interviews with professionals around the world

PM4NGOs interviews PMD project managers around the world about PMD Pro.
Why is PMD Pro is important for the sector?  What is the long-term impact PMD Pro will help to achieve?

Jack Armstrong, Plan International

Tika Rai, PM4NGOs and IPMA

Shahriar Khan, Game Changer

John Cropper, PM4NGOs and Pyramid Learning

Amanda Fleetwood, PM4NGOs and Genome

Morgana Martins Krieger, Tekoha

Would you like to share your experience with the PMD Pro? Contact our team to schedule a chat, share a video, or blog article.

PMD Pro Starter

Two minute animated videos that cover some of the PMD Pro phases and tools.

Project Phase Model

Problem Tree

Objective Tree


Project Charter

Project Implementation Plan

Work Breaking Down Structure

Network Diagram

Gantt Chart


Risk Register

RACI Diagram

Issue Log

Change Control Diagram

Project Closure

After Action Review

Visit the PMD Pro Starter website to access templates and training materials. 

PMD Pro+

PMD Pro+ Courses
Oliver Carrick, PMD Pro+ Manager, talks about the platform’s courses and opportunities for a continuous development.

PMD Pro+ Career focus
Oliver Carrick, PMD Pro+ Manager, talks about all features offered by PMD Pro+ platform that focus on your career development, such as: competencies assessment, courses, publications, and job opportunities.

PMD Pro+ Networking
Oliver Carrick, PMD Pro+ Manager, talks about the platform’s opportunities to networking using your profile, forums, and instant messaging

Webinars: PMD Pro 2nd Edition

The PMD Pro 2nd Edition is going to be launched in March 25, 2020. The following webinars present the updates and differences between versions. More webinars are going to be presented over the first quarter of 2020 – and we will publish them here. If you would like to attend one of the coming webinars, please subscribe to receive news from PM4NGOs using our contact form.


The new PMD Pro Guide (2nd Edition)
What changes we can expect in the new guide.

The new PMD Pro Certifications (2nd Edition)

Edson Marinho, Executive Director at PM4NGOs, explains the new PMD Pro Practitioner certification and what changes for current certified professionals.

PMD Pro has 5 phases?
The new phase model of PMD Pro (2nd Edition)

Edson Marinho, PM4NGOs Executive Director, presents the new PMD Pro phase model.


La nueva guía PMD Pro (2a Edición)
¿Cuáles son los cambios en la nueva guía?

Delia Urrutia (PM4NGOs) and Juan Manuel Palacios (Humentum) present the main changes on the PMD Pro 2nd Edition.


O novo Guia PMD Pro (2a Edição)
Quais as mudanças devemos esperar no novo guia.

As novas certificações PMD Pro 2a Edição

Edson Marinho, Diretor Executivo do PM4NGOs, apresenta os novos formatos de certificação e compartilha quais são as mudanças para os profissionais já certificados.

Other Webinars

Public Infrastructure Projects – Not So Obvious Failure Factors

Webinar (Português):
Identificação e Gestão de Pressupostos na prática – Parceria com Quintessência

Webinar (Português):
Programas X Projetos Grandes ou Contínuos – 2a edição – Parceria com RedColaborar

Webinar (Español):
Programas vs Proyectos “Grandes” o Continuos

Webinar (English): 
Positive Risks –  identification and management

Webinar (Português):
Programas X Projetos “Grandes ou Contínuos

Webinar (English):
Programs vs Big Projects – is there any difference?

Webinar (English): 
Everyone needs a Mentor

Webinar (English):
M&E: Phase or Integrated Principle

Webinar (English):
Should we consider evaluation at a project level, or simply monitoring and control?

Webinar (English):
PMD Pro Guide Rewrite 2018

Project Management for Development Professionals – Doing the Right Projects, in the Right Way

Project Management for Development Professionals – The PMD Pro Story

PMDPro – Embedding Project Management In An Organization

Other Methodologies Videos & Webinars

Agile Methodology​

In this video (“I want to run an agile project”) we follow the experiences of one such brave project leader, Luke, as he has many different encounters throughout the enterprise, working to establish and deliver his Agile project. 

In this video (“I want to run an agile project, part II”) we follow the continuous journey of our brave project leader, Luke, as he has a new Agile opportunity with a custom software outsource provider.  However, he encounters some challenges proposing some beneficial practices. 

Case Studies and Examples of Success

Peter Njuguna, one of the winners of the PMD Pro Story Contest 2019

Bimal Guimire, one of the winners of the PMD Pro Story Contest 2019

Mohammad Mansor Alatrash, one of the winners of the PMD Pro Story Contest 2019

Heifer International
Change Management for Mission Effectiveness

Solidarity Haiti
Statements from several Project Managers

Haitian NGOs build capacity to manage projects 

Testimonials from PMD Pro learners

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