Through the Open PM² Initiative the EC has made available a number of publications on the PM² Methodology

The PM² Project Management Methodology Guide of the European Commission

PM² is a project management methodology developed and supported by the European Commission. Its purpose is to enable project teams to manage their projects effectively and deliver solutions and benefits to their organisations and stakeholders. PM² is a light and easy to implement methodology suitable for any type of project. PM² has been custom developed to fit the specific needs, culture and constraints of EU institutions, but also incorporates elements from globally accepted best practices, standards and methodologies.

The PM² Project Management Methodology Artefacts Templates

The purpose of the PM² Project Management Methodology is to enable European Commission Project Managers (PMs) to deliver solutions and benefits to the European Commission through the effective management of project work.

This document includes all available PM² Artefact Templates along with useful guidelines on how to use them with maximum effectiveness. Please note that the templates included in this publication are meant to be used as references only, and although they are aligned with PM² V3, there is no guaranty that they are the latest released version. For the latest versions (in editable MS Work or Excel format), always visit the PM² Wiki.

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PM² Material

PM² Leaflets

PM² Posters

The PM² Project Canvas

The PM² Alliance

Introduction to PM² Alliance

Certification Programme

Certification Handbook

Train the Trainer Programme