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EWB Challenge

DEADLINE PASSED. Engineers Without Borders UK are looking for a strong candidate to fill our EWB Challenge Manager staff role. The EWB Challenge is a hugely successful for-credit education programme within engineering, design, and global issues curricula at 52 universities internationally reaching over 10,000 students.

The Global Dimension in Engineering Education (GDEE) project is pleased to announce the continuation of a series of online courses aimed at increasing the abilities of technical academics to integrate principles of Sustainable Human Development into their teaching.

The next course will begin on the 8th of September 2014.

The festival is coming to Bristol! Join us on 13th and 14th of September in a stunning venue for inspiring talks, practical workshops, challenging debates and thought provoking films amidst a colourful atmosphere of the best international music and food. Tickets are selling fast so book early to avoid disappointment from the venue website.

Recruitment closed.

Engineers Without Borders UK’s vision is a world where everyone has access to the engineering they need for a life free from poverty.  Through our members, partners and activities we inspire, inform and support people to respond to global challenges.  We work to find new paths of sustainable development and to create opportunities to harness appropriate technology and engineering skills to enhance people’s lives. 

The National Volunteer Training Weekend (NVTW) is a whole weekend of training and networking for EWB-UK volunteers. It is designed by us - the members - for us, and aims to make EWB-UK a greater organisation. This year it is being hosted by the University of Birmingham. Get your ticket now and join us.

EWB-UK would like to congratulate Nottingham Trent University, winners of the national Engineers Without Borders (EWB) Challenge Finals held in Durham on Wednesday, 11 June with an appropriate technology design for a rural community in the developing world.

All staff at EWB-UK are immensely grateful to our volunteers for their hard work, unfailing enthusiasm, creative ideas and bags of time you give to the organisation. You are the Engineers Without Borders UK.

Thank you!

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Last Saturday (28 June) Engineers Without Borders UK (EWB-UK) hosted over a hundred engineers at the Massive Small Change Conference in London to inspire mobilisation of personal and industry efforts towards sustainable global engineering. 

Applications are closed now.
Are you the next person to lead our amazing organisation? We are looking for a CEO who will provide strategic vision as well as operational leadership, who will take EWB forward with the passion and creativity to meet ambitious targets, whilst maintaining our ethics and values.

We are experiencing technical problems with our office phone line: 0207 222 9177

Since yesterday our phone line has been intermittent. If you are trying to get in touch, please try contacting us by email on enquiries@ewb-uk.org while reaching us over the phone may remain difficult during the course of today.

We have alerted the service provider and are expecting the service to resume soon, as they are resolving the fault. 

Please accept our apologies if you are negatively affected by this disruption. (Updated 06/08/14)