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Engineering and COVID-19

The coronavirus has changed the world, and shifted the way we can work. Learn how our work is impacted.

Our Engineering on Country Commitment

With your help, EWB’s human-centred engineering movement can ensure that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are not left behind.

International Program

With your help, we can build the capacity of local communities to manage their own engineering needs as a pathway to sustainable development.

Australian Bushfire Response

EWB stands ready to assist in the rebuild and recovery of communities in the wake of the bushfires.

We are a for-purpose organisation creating social value through engineering.

Through partnership and collaboration, we’ve focused on developing skills, knowledge and appropriate engineering solutions for over 15 years.

Education Programs

Redefining engineering pathways through real-world Education & Research programs, from Prep to PhD.

Training Programs

Developing a future-fit workforce for a sustainable society through Immersive learning experiences.

Community Projects

Facilitating meaningful, sustainable change in-community through local partnerships.


Technology Development

Technology development anchored by our unique Human-Centred Engineering ethos.

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 Community Snapshot

Our programs and projects aim to enable the sector and community to access to skills and technical expertise. Our work spans the Asia-Pacific region, with a focus on Cambodia, Timor-Leste, Vanuatu as well as Indigenous Australia.

Partnering for Impact

“EWB Australia’s skill set and knowledge, and their capacity building of local engineers is...

Not all toilets are created equal – pioneering sanitation for challenging environments

Millions of people live in flood prone, mountainous and remote areas – challenging environments...

Empowering women in engineering in Timor-Leste

Working hand in hand to overcome gender barriers, EWB Australia and Feto Enjiñeira are empowering...

Get Involved with EWB Australia

We take good intentions and turns them into meaningful impact.

Anyone can contribute – you don’t need to be an engineer – and there are plenty of ways to be involved, from simply spreading the word, engaging in meaningful volunteerism or making a donation.

Recent News & Stories

Explore our projects, meet our people, learn more about the most recent work of EWB Australia.

ATEC biodigesters commence roll-out into Bangladesh

ATEC biodigesters commence roll-out into Bangladesh

Pictured: In Bangladesh, Akhi is trialling the ATEC biodigester. Since launching as a social enterprise, ATEC* (of which EWB Australia is a shareholder) has reached over 1,500 households across rural Cambodia with its biodigester technology. Last year, a AU$2.35...

Let’s flatten the curve, and let’s make the next curve flatter

Let’s flatten the curve, and let’s make the next curve flatter

EWB Board Member Peter McArdle reflects on COVID-19 and where it lands in the humanitarian-development nexus. Never before has the public been so captivated by a graph. Sure, engineers are used to taking solace in the comfort of a curve, but this is not… typical,...

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