Two Time Challenge Finalist News

Amrit, an engineering student from Heriot-Watt university and finalist from the Engineering for People Design Challenge 2018/19, progressed to the finals of Global Grand Challenges Summit 2019!

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It’s time to take action News

The engineering community has a significant role to play in addressing the climate emergency. We challenge you to identify how you can create positive change through your engineering practice.

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A Weekend Building Community Leaders News

Last week we hosted University Chapter committee members from across the UK at our Building Community Leaders training in London. Over the two action packed days we aimed to refine the students understanding on topics such as outreach, event organisation, the Designathon and much more.

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15 years: Progress, perceptions and predictions News

As we look back over the last 15 years, we have spoken to just a few of the thousands who have been a part of our journey and who will be fundamental in galvanising the sector to create the change we critically need.

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Engineers declare climate emergency News

The climate and biodiversity emergency declaration commits industry firms that operate all over the planet to recognise the emergency that is happening.

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The Great Pacific Garbage Patch clean up Thinking

The Great Pacific Garbage Patch highlights the ugly and damaging fallout of our relationship with plastic and acts as a vast physical testimony to our collective environmental short-sightedness.

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Judging the Engineering for People Design Challenge News

Sylvia Laws, from Publitek, reflects on her experiences judging finalists at the 2019 Grand Finals.

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All female team win Engineering for People Design Challenge News

This year’s grand prize has been won by an innovative design for a women’s community hub built of locally sourced, natural and affordable materials.

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Global Grand Challenges Summit: ticket giveaway News

We’ve launched a survey to learn as much as we can about the incredible individuals that make up our community, because we want to maximise the potential of our growing movement.

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