Journal of
Public Administration and Policy Research

  • Abbreviation: J. Public Adm. Policy Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2480
  • DOI: 10.5897/JPAPR
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 145

Full Length Research Paper

Planning and Managing of Development Projects in Bangladesh: Future Challenges for Government and Private Organizations

Mohammad Hamiduzzaman
  • Mohammad Hamiduzzaman
  • Department of Public Administration, Shahjalal University of Science and Technology, Sylhet-3114, Bangladesh.
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  •  Received: 12 August 2011
  •  Accepted: 20 February 2012
  •  Published: 31 August 2014


This paper aims to study planning and managing process of development projects in Bangladesh. It unravels the institutional inadequacies and challenges in planning and managing procedure. The deductive nature of the study has been conducted through explanatory research design. The key to a triumphant project is planning. Creating a project plan is the first thing that ought to do when embarked on any kind of project. The project intention in Bangladesh is to build up the competence of diverse sector organizations to accomplish their different functions. Different public organizations are continually seeking ways to make projects successfully implemented effectively and efficiently. Successful implementation of project is vital for socio-economic development of the developing countries like Bangladesh. Furthermore, from project planning to implementation, Bangladesh, as a developing country, faces very serious problems. The study may facilitate the Government, different public organization, the political leaders, civil society, private organization, donor agencies etc. regarding future policy issues in planning and managing development projects.  


Key words: Planning and managing procedures, development projects, future challenges, government and private organizations.