Engineers-without-Borders (UP) won the 1st Engineers-without-borders-South Africa Empowering Communities through Engineering Excellence Award

Posted on December 30, 2015

Engineers-without-Borders (UP) won the 1st Engineers-without-borders-South Africa Empowering Communities through Engineering Excellence Award for their projects at Kutumela Molefi Primary Farm School. The projects were done under the professional leadership of the EWB-UP chair of 2015, Paul Ssali. Mr Ssali was also voted as the first ever, student representative on the EWB-SA board of directors.

40 students enrolled in the Community-based Project Module (JCP) of the Faculty Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology did their field work for the module via the EWB-UP projects. Please have a look at their YouTubes on the project:

Group 78: Kutumela Molefi Farm School (Renovation)

Group 81: Kutumela Molefi Farm School (Renovation)

Group 208: Kutumela Molefi Farm School (Painting)

Group 241: Kutumela Molefi Farm School (Jungle Gym repair)

Group 248: Kutumela Molefi Farm School (Painting)

Group 252: Kutumela Molefi Primary Farm School (Renovation)

Group 335: Kutumela Molefi Primary Farm School (Mural)

- Author Martina Jordaan
Published by Martina Jordaan

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