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EWB Blogs & Impact Stories

Stories from the team beyond the EWB Challenge. Explore these posts to learn more about EWB Challenge project pathways and hear reflections from our staff and volunteers across EWB's community development work.

NEWS: 2019 Program Update - reflection on the Showcase and where to now from EWB Australia Country Manager in Timor-Leste, Jack Nugent


NEWS: ATEC about to roll our first PAYGO-tech for biodigesters and expand across Asia

ATEC Biodigesters (ATEC), an Australian Social Enterprise, who's origins came from the EWB Challenge has raised $1,600,000 in a Series-B equity roud to rollout the world's first PAYGO (pay-as-you-go) model for biodigesters as well as expand its operations from Cambodia to Bangladesh. The investement was made by a consortium of investors, led by ENGIE Rassembleurs d'Energies and consisting of Foundation Ensemble, IIX Growth Fund and Phitrust Asia. You can read more here.


FIELD PROFESSIONAL BLOGS: Matt King - Project Facilitator and Technical Mentor, Sanitation in Challenging Environments - Vanuatu

Matt's placement supporting the Sanitation in Challenging Environments initiative with Live & Learn Vanuatu kicked off in November 2016 and is supported through a partnership between EWB-Australia and EWB-New Zealand. Read more about Matt's experience settling into life in Vanuatu and working alongside the fantastic Live & Learn Vanuatu teams here.


FIELD PROFESSIONAL BLOGS: Lachlan Guthrie - Technical Mentor with Rainwater Cambodia - August 2016 to August 2017

Lachlan spent one year working with EWB partner Rainwater Cambodia as a Technical Mentor, assisting with the implementation of water supply and sanitation solutions in challenging environments. His roles included providing technical advice to improve upon existing designs, and facilitating internal capacity building through the development of knowledge-sharing resources. You can find Lachlan's reflections on his placement, including highlights and lessons learnt along the way, in his blog here.