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1-10-2015

Project Managment for Sustainable Development in Tourism : Course & Certification

Project Managment for Sustainable Development in Tourism : Course & Certification
Jlag & Green Evolution are pleased to announce the 1st ever in Greece PROJECT MANAGEMENT FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT (PM4SD) course! It will take place from November 9th – 13th 2015 in Athens, supported by the certification
body APMG International.

PM4SD, short for Project Management for Sustainable Development, is the first methodology designed to plan and implement tourism projects with sustainability. Based on PRINCE2®, an internationally recognized project management standard, it includes components specific to applying sustainable tourism policies and practices, and to implementing sustainable tourism criteria and indicators. PM4SD forms an important benchmark for competitiveness and growth in the tourism industry and the achievement of sustainable development goals.

PM4SD provides donors and implementers, organizations and individuals with the right set of skills, tools and methods to plan and deliver transformative and innovative projects and initiatives for sustainable development. Project Management for Sustainable Development will help you:

Learn how to get funding for projects;

Use sustainability policies and official guidelines for your project set-up;

Map, integrate and empower relevant stakeholders;

Plan each stage and step of your project with sustainability in mind;

Define, plan and map benefits to be delivered beyond the project life-cycle;

Guarantee project management competences and excellence.


The agenda of the course is

9th – 11th of November 2015 / Foundation Course
The PM4SD™ Foundation training course is a three-day intensive course. Through dynamic lectures, case studies and small group interactions, you will be prepared to take your tourism management skills to the next level and enhance your contribution to sustainability. The foundation level is also a pre-requisite for the practitioner certification.

12th – 13th of November 2015 / Practitioner Course
Practitioner is the senior PM4SD qualification, suitable for Programme and Project Managers already certified at Foundation level.


Find more information about this training course here


The seminars will take place at Found.ation, Evrystheos 2 & Peiraios 123, Petralona, 118 54, Athens.


For Registration
, please go to 
www.jlageurope.com and sign up in the section for

PM4SD™ Certification > Training Calendar 2015 > Athens


Deadline for Registration : 31st of October 2015!



Download PM4SD’s White Paper


Find more information about the certification body,
APMG-International



For more information, please contact Dr Ioannis PAPPAS, i.pappas@green-evolution.eu or call +30 210 9942800.