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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.
   
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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>
 
<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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==News and recent developments==
 
==News and recent developments==
   

Revision as of 22:36, August 27, 2013

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.

News and recent developments

Audio and video

Engineers Without Borders- Cooker Challenge(03:09)
April 2007: Video showing the Solar Oven Workshop with many different models created by students for Engineers Without Borders - Australia

See also

External links

Contact

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

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