Welcome to the Vancouver Professional Chapter of Engineers Without Borders!
You are joining a movement of nearly 50,000 dedicated members across Canada who share a common drive to promote human development. EWB is NOT just for engineers. Our focus is to create opportunities for rural Africans to access clean water, generate an income from small farms, and have improved access to the services and infrastructure they need to improve their lives
The date for the Scotiabank Vancouver
Half Marathon has been announced - Sunday
June 22nd, 2014. EWB plans to participate
again as a charity, including having individual
runners, and corporate and social teams. More
details to follow closer to the event date.
Run to End Poverty Running/Jogging Group
Mar 12 2014 - 6:30pm
EWB Vancouver Weekly Meetings - Pro Fellow Applications Q&A
Mar 13 2014 - 7:00pm
e-Fest - Engineering at the Library Booth
Mar 15 2014 - 9:00am
EWB Vancouver Weekly Meetings - EWB Transparency Campaign Prep
Mar 20 2014 - 7:00pm
EWB Vancouver Weekly Meetings - Run to End Poverty Info Session
Mar 27 2014 - 7:00pm
Colleen - PF at AfriLEAD in Ghana - Dec 14 2013 - 10:55pm
This is a picture I did not take sitting in the Frankfurt Airport muscles still aching from warm hugs, the moon high and halved, Orion low in the sky, local radio and tv spitting out news in German, mind filled to the brim with four months of memories, and despite months of preparation, I still ...
Belinda Li - Malawatsanli - Jan 6 2014 - 6:51am
“Belinda, you’re so stupid. You can’t go to the lake because you’re taking care of a dog???” My friend (who’d already had a few drinks) said this to me when I told him I couldn’t go to Cape Maclear over Christmas. My reaction? I smiled, give him a hug, and ...
Belinda Li - Malawatsanli - Jan 2 2014 - 10:49am
Last week, one of my friends told me that chigumu (a delicious maize banana cake) means crumble in Chichewa, because the cake is very crumbly. Then I got thinking about what I can do with crumbled up chigumu… borrowed ice cream maker in my possession + spare time because all the government ...
Belinda Li - Malawatsanli - Dec 18 2013 - 3:29am
The other day, I walked in the rain to my friend’s gym to lead a yoga session. Yes, I’m still in Blantyre although this might seem like a very Vancouver thing. When I showed up, my friend said something like “I thought you would have failed to come because of the rain.” Fair...
Belinda Li - Malawatsanli - Dec 26 2013 - 2:27am
May not seem to be much in Canadian dollars, but is more than enough for me to live comfortably in Blantyre given the current exchange rate. EWBers usually talk about how we get these tiny little stipends and how it is so hard to live off of it in a big city where things cost a lot more. Perhaps I ...