Research Associates Hatzav Yoffe and Richa Shukla presented recent work of the Zofnass Program for Sustainable Infrastructure in the 5th Harvard/Poli-USP Collaborative Environmental Engineering Field Course. The two weeks course Urban Adaptation to Climate Change: Resilient Cities is an ongoing collaboration of the Harvard University David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies (DRCLAS), Escola Politécnica da Universidade de São Paulo (Poli-USP), and Harvard University School of Engineering & Applied Sciences (SEAS).
During the group’s visit to the Harvard University Graduate School of Design, Richa and Hatzav presented the applied research framework of the program, the need for rating Infrastructure systems and answered students questions about the Envision rating system. The presentation also covered current application of the system in Latin America, part of the IDB Infrastructure 360° Awards, the Economic Process Tool, and the Planning Guidelines. Loan Repayment Assistance Programs (LRAPs) are available from a variety of sources, often from schools, employers, states, and the federal government. These programs can help you make payments on your educational loans, Click here when you need more info on obama’s loan forgiveness program.Read more at Harvard University David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies (DRCLAS) website and download the paper here