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you might want to contact Rich Maltzman - he had a lot of input into the sustainability content within the new PMBOK Guide. I'd also point you to https://www.greenprojectmanagement.org/ which has a number of resources including certification for PMs interested in sustainability.
Fully aligned with @Kiron. The best is going to the website and search inside About-Meet our team-Office Locations to meet the local representative.
I agree with Kiron.
One of the challenges of 'getting into' the environmental or sustainability industry is the 'closed shop' concept. It seems that environmentalists have a binary view of the world, two opposing sides - us and them. In many situations before being accepted as a participant you have to prove your environmental credentials. Some type of environmental or sustainability certification would open the door. Show that you care.
As Peter expressed, I am showing that I care and that it means something to me. While I am working with strictly internal, infrastructure based projects at my current company, I can already see some areas I can apply what I am learning. The "Sustainable Project Management: The GPM Reference Guide" is a great read and very easy to follow. Even if you don't go for the certification I highly recommend reading it.
I bought the reference guide from Amazon in Kindle format for a whole $10. It was a sacrifice I know but I will live :) .
I haven't signed up for the certification yet and won't until I am ready to take the test. Life likes to happen so I wont commit myself until I am ready to take the cert test and pass.
Hope that helps.
I appreciate your wish to mitigate and educate about climate change. I also have severe concerns about this and we as humanity must beef up our efforts to tackle this problem. There are related and maybe more urgent problems though, like preparing and reacting to disasters and catastrophes like fires, floods, plagues, and others.
For handling these problems, we need doers, quick thinkers, leaders - in one word practical project managers. I have seen it now in Germany, we have excellent firefighters, heavy machinery and thousands of volunteers but we lack the capability to coordinate those and bring them to effectiveness in a bureaucracy that - in normal times - focuses on administering social live. Most of them are just not trained and selected for stressful jobs.
So, if you like PM and want to specialise, I would deem it more important to become one of the people capable of handling disasters.
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