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'''Engineers Without Borders Australia''''s (EWB) vision is of a world where everyone has access to the engineering knowledge and resources required to lead a life of opportunity, free from poverty.
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'''Engineers Without Borders Australia''''s (EWB) vision is of a world where everyone has access to the engineering knowledge and resources required to lead a life of opportunity, free from poverty.
   
 
EWB is a member-based not-for-profit organisation with 10 years experience in creating systemic change through humanitarian engineering. They do this by:
 
EWB is a member-based not-for-profit organisation with 10 years experience in creating systemic change through humanitarian engineering. They do this by:
 
*Working in partnership to address a lack of access to basic human needs such as clean water, sanitation and hygiene, energy, basic infrastructure, waste systems, information communication technology and engineering education.
 
*Working in partnership to address a lack of access to basic human needs such as clean water, sanitation and hygiene, energy, basic infrastructure, waste systems, information communication technology and engineering education.
*Educating and training Australian students, engineers and the wider community on issues including sustainable development, appropriate technology, poverty and the power of humanitarian engineering.
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*Educating and training Australian students, engineers and the wider community on issues including sustainable development, appropriate technology, poverty and the power of humanitarian engineering.
 
*Leading a movement of like-minded people with strong values and a passion for humanitarian engineering within Australia and overseas.
 
*Leading a movement of like-minded people with strong values and a passion for humanitarian engineering within Australia and overseas.
 
   
 
Mission statement:
 
Mission statement:
   
EWB connects, educates and empowers people through humanitarian engineering.
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EWB connects, educates and empowers people through humanitarian engineering.
<p style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:21px;outline:0px;line-height:1.5;"><u>Humanitarian engineering</u> uses a people centered, strength based approach to improve community health, well being and opportunity.</p>
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Humanitarian engineering uses a people centered, strength based approach to improve community health, well being and opportunity.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
==News and recent developments==
 
   
 
==Audio and video==
 
==Audio and video==
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[[File:Engineers Without Borders- Cooker Challenge|thumb|left|335 px|The Solar Oven Workshop with many different models created by students for Engineers Without Borders - Australia]]
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|'''April 2007:''' Video showing the Solar Oven Workshop with many different models created by students for Engineers Without Borders - Australia
 
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==See also==
 
==See also==
 
*[[Engineers Without Borders - Spain]]
 
*[[Engineers Without Borders - Spain]]

Latest revision as of 01:44, April 9, 2014

Last updated: August 14, 2012      

Engineers Without Borders Australia's (EWB) vision is of a world where everyone has access to the engineering knowledge and resources required to lead a life of opportunity, free from poverty.

EWB is a member-based not-for-profit organisation with 10 years experience in creating systemic change through humanitarian engineering. They do this by:

  • Working in partnership to address a lack of access to basic human needs such as clean water, sanitation and hygiene, energy, basic infrastructure, waste systems, information communication technology and engineering education.
  • Educating and training Australian students, engineers and the wider community on issues including sustainable development, appropriate technology, poverty and the power of humanitarian engineering.
  • Leading a movement of like-minded people with strong values and a passion for humanitarian engineering within Australia and overseas.

Mission statement:

EWB connects, educates and empowers people through humanitarian engineering. Humanitarian engineering uses a people centered, strength based approach to improve community health, well being and opportunity.

Audio and videoEdit

Engineers Without Borders- Cooker Challenge(03:09)
The Solar Oven Workshop with many different models created by students for Engineers Without Borders - Australia
Tom SponheimAdded by Tom Sponheim


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Email: info@ewb.org.au
Web: http://www.ewb.org.au

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