The Ministry of Higher Education
Produce project management standards and methodologies applicable to organisational environment in Iraq.
Encourage individuals and organisations to strive towards achieving excellence in project management.
Transfer international knowledge, skills and best practices to members, PM practitioners and organisations.
Strive towards an Iraq without a failed projects
Projects, programmes and portfolios are not managed by robots. Thus, executing them efficiently and effectively requires skilful and competent project, programme and portfolio managers. One of PMAI key objectives is to provide managers with the knowledge, tools and techniques necessary to manage their projects or programmes successfully.
Organisations’ performance is mainly tied its practices. Organisation’s practices shape its management and culture, define its service processes and quality standards and the value of its services. Poor project management practices lead an organisation to have poor service quality and effectiveness and low customer satisfaction and retention. One of PMAI key objectives is help organisation adopt best practices to achieve performance excellence.
Among many factors, capacity building and infrastructure development have proved to be key facilitators for achieving economic growth worldwide. PMAI seeks to contribute to economic growth by enhancing individuals and organisations project, programme and portfolio management competences to ensure effective and efficient delivery of (, infrastructure,) projects