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What is Governance in Project Management?

Project governance is the infrastructure that surrounds your project dealing with responsibility and accountability. Basically it is the framework for making decisions regarding the project. Governance in project management answers the question: whom will I be reporting to? As well as who must report to me? It gives a structure of oversight to the entire project. A crucial role in project governance is that of the sponsor, who serves as the liaison between the board, the project manager, and the stakeholders.

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