Sunday, May 10, 2009

Some Good News For A Change

It's not all about scandal at UNOPS.  

Occassionally, we get credit for some of the good work we do here:

This is actually a small part of a much larger school improvement program that I am currently managing.   By sometime next year, we plan to complete construction of two high schools (one "Boys High School" and one "Girls High School) serving over 11,000 students.  The schools will be equipped with science laboratories, computer labs, and libraries.  One of our biggest challenges is ensuring the engineering designs meet US standards for seismic safety, fire safety, and handicap accessibility.