Delivering Water and Advancing Social Justice for Refugees and Host Communities in Uganda

Engineers Without Borders USA is proud to contribute to social justice through engineering projects that remove barriers, advance human rights, and allow people to thrive. This February, we join the United Nations in recognizing the “World Day of Social Justice,” drawing attention to social justice as an underlying principle for peaceful and prosperous coexistence within and among nations.  Read more

Top 5 Reasons to Become a Professional Engineer

At EWB-USA, we’re proud to have professional engineers as part of our richly diverse community. From employees to mentors to volunteers, EWB-USA’s professional engineers are committed to ensuring our partner communities have access to reliable water, sound structures, secure access to energy and beyond, by establishing safe and sustainable design implementation.  Read more

Grow Dat Community Garden

CECorps Celebrates Its Fifth Anniversary With “What’s in My Backyard?” Campaign

In celebration of its fifth anniversary, the Community Engineering Corps (CECorps) and its alliance partners, the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), and the American Water Works Association (AWWA) launched  “What’s in My Backyard?” (WIMBY). The campaign connects underserved communities in the United States with volunteer engineers to address local infrastructure problems, one of the great challenges of our time.  Read more

EWB-USA to Open Country Office in Uganda

In case you missed it, on January 1 we announced the exciting shift in course Engineers Without Borders USA (EWB-USA) is undertaking to increase our impact across the globe. The key to this new field-driven approach to international development is Read more

EWB-USA Assists with Dominica Hurricane Response

On September 18, 2017, Hurricane Maria devastated the island of Dominica. The Category 5 hurricane was the most powerful storm to ever hit the island, resulting in 27 fatalities and more than 50 Dominicans still missing. Nearly every home and Read more

Top 5 Reasons to Be a Professional Engineer

Join us in celebrating Engineers Week 2016! Engineers Without Borders USA equips engineers to address the world’s most pressing challenges–and professional engineers play a key role in achieving our mission. Professional engineers at EWB-USA HQ review each project to ensure Read more