Vision and Mission

IPMA’s Vision

IPMA is recognized throughout the world as its leading authority on competent project, programme and portfolio management (PPPM). Through our efforts, PM best practice is widely known and appropriately applied at all levels of both public and private sector organizations.

IPMA’s Mission

IPMA’s mission is to help our Member Associations succeed. We do this by developing products and services that enhance performance throughout the global PPPM community. In support of this mission, we:
• Support the development of our Member Associations.
• Actively promote the value of project management.
• Engage in setting professional standards.
• Offer IPMA products and services that Move Forward individuals, organizations and society.
• Work to improve certification methods for both individuals and organizations.
• Appreciate, integrate, and benefit from the cultural diversity in the PPPM community, and larger society.
• Enable project managers from around the world to take part in the advancement of the discipline.