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This year, EWB UK is sending 25 placement volunteers to 12 countries across Africa, Asia and Latin America. Our volunteers are setting off to work with our partner organisations to have a direct impact on reducing poverty in their communities while learning how to best use their engineering skills to remove barriers to human development.
 
Consider supporting the Placements Appeal 2014 to help us to ensure that this programme is a success this year and in the future.
 
 
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.
 
This is your chance to make history! We are delighted to roll out our first ever census. We want to learn about the reach and size of Engineers Without Borders UK and you can help. So take 5 minutes to fill in the census here and let us know if you’re with us and what’s your role in the organisation and in your daily life. 
 

The EWB-UK Academic Training Day is a fantastic opportunity for engineering & technical design academics interested in international development to get more involved, include it in their teaching and develop their own research. We are running one in Edinburgh on 10th September and another in London on 18th September.

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 August 2014.

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.

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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. 

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!

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.