A program is a collection of interrelated projects which when done together gives more value than doing them one after the other.

Programs are managed by program managers

Project managers of the individual projects which are part of the program reports to the program manager

The city has a traffic congestion problem during peak hours. In-order to solve this problem, the authorities launched a program to improve the traffic conditions within the city and the program comprised of the following projects;
  • Metro rail project
  • Water metro project
  • Cycling project
  • Traffic and safety awareness programs to drivers and pedestrians
  • Improving the condition of the existing roads

Each of these projects had their own project managers and they all reported to the program managers.