Engineers without Borders

Mission and values

Mission

The EWB commitment 

  • To develop long term engineering solutions that address the needs and improve the well-being of communities;
  • To foster partnerships with academic institutions, civil society, the private and public sectors to develop appropriate technologies;
  • To encourage knowledge sharing between all stakeholders;
  • To promote a ‘social innovation’ approach to problem solving (implementation of novel solutions that can point the way forward to future developments);
  • To multiply project outcomes by encouraging growth of knowledge from one project cycle to the next.

Values

The EWB approach

We have passion for what we do and the projects we initiate. We work in collaboration with our partners to ensure community ownership.
We display professionalism in our dealings with stakeholders and members.

 

Last modified: 2017/05/05