Applications Open Now - Dialogues on Development

Dialogues on Development is and Education Programme for Professionals. It offers a first-hand experience of community development processes in rural Samoa.

A group of eight participants will fly to Samoa for one week in August, to build a deeper understanding of the role that technology and engineering play in community development.

Any questions, email Isla:

News Date: Sunday, 17 April, 2016

Update: Wawan Water Supply Project

Engineers Without Borders NZ are very excited to announce that the Wawan Project will be kicking off again from early 2016!!

March 2015 saw the arrival of Cyclone Pam to Vanuatu. The devastating effect of Cyclone Pam was felt throughout the nation and had considerably impacted the scope, resources and timeline of the project. Due to this, the Wawan project was put on hold. A year on and with the conditions making a marked improvement in Vanuatu, EWB are extremely keen on finishing off what we started!

Current Status: Matthew Lillis (Country Partnership Manager – Vanuatu) is currently in Vanuatu for a month to assess the status of the project and to resume works. While in Vanuatu, Matt maintains a blog of his time in the island. To follow Matt's journey, head to:


News Date: Monday, 29 February, 2016

Positions Vacant

EWBNZ is now recruiting for a number of positions, do you want to be part of the team helping EWBNZ to achieve it's potential?   It's not only engineers that we need....we are after a passionate educator to lead our Learning and Change team, a motivated manager to look after our fascinating University design challenges, a good communicator to head up our marketing team as well as a fabulous funding manager.  Head over to the Volunteer page for further information on the positions available.

News Date: Tuesday, 09 February, 2016


FIDIC-ASPAC 2016 - A Shift in Global Focus

2016-05-08    8-11 May 2016
New Zealand
The Millennium Hotel, Queenstown.

Canterbury Student's Networking Evening

2016-05-24    7:00pm
Bentley's Bar, 90 Ilam Road, Ilam, Christchurch

Elevate 2016 - Climate Change Solution

2016-07-23    Whole day
University of Canterbury