Archives for January 2015

How are global students welcomed in the United Arab Emirates?

Twelve students and faculty members from Columbia University’s elite research group, Global Leaders in Construction Management, visited AECOM in the United Arab Emirates (U.A.E.) during January to learn about the country’s construction management practices. Several senior employees taught students about the current market and future trends in the regional construction industry. AECOM’s sponsor in Abu […]

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Improving climate change resiliency in Latin America and the Caribbean

Chira-Piura Watershed in Piura, Peru. Piura is the most productive basin of coastal Peru, and is currently undergoing fast economic growth in multiple sectors. A few months ago, I was fortunate enough to participate in the vulnerability training workshop as part of AECOM’s Partnering for Adaptation and Resilience – Agua (PARA-Agua), or “For Water,” project. PARA-Agua […]

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