What we do
Our programs support our vision and mission
They're designed for professionals and students in development, education, research and training
Our philosophy is based on a community centered approach, using our engineering knowledge and resources to bridge self-identified gaps in access to community health, wellbeing and opportunity. We focus on sustained engagement to build strong relationships and best practice models, strategically deploying people to achieve long-term impact through knowledge sharing and sector building.
International Development Program
Our Field Professional Placements build sector-wide capacity using long-term relationships, knowledge sharing and education.Read More
Humanitarian Design Summit
A unique opportunity for university students to expand their design and development knowledge while engaging in an overseas educational experience.Read More
Provisioning pro bono engineering services to community organisations and supporting the growth of pro bono work within Australian engineering.Read More
A design program for primary year university students coordinated by the EWB Challenge team and delivered in partnership with universities around the world.Read More
Stories of Indigenous Engineering
Facilitating improved access for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to appropriate engineering services and employment opportunities.
Empowering academics and students to use their skills and passion to develop research briefs presented by disadvantaged communities both within Australia and overseas.
Inspiring primary and secondary students to become the next generation of engineering and technical professionals.Read More
A 2 day conference bringing together Australias leading and emerging social innovators and future makers.Read More
Journal of Humanitarian Engineering
Disseminating evidence-based, peer-reviewed research, with the aim of improving best practice in the field of international development.
Empowering engineers to tackle real-world global social and environmental challenges.Read More
ATEC* Biodigester’s are a piece of appropriate technology that combines manure or kitchen waste with water to create fertilizer and gas for cookingRead More
Themed tours offer emerging and established technical professionals the opportunity to gain intensive exposure to issues in a developing world context.Read More
There are always opportunities for you to participate in our programs. Check for available volunteer or staff positions, become a member, write a research paper or go on an overseas professional field placement.
Find a contact for one of our projects if you want to ask any questions of have a chat.
All of our programs rely on the generous support of our donors. Support any of our programs by making a donation