2015 Summer Field School: Earth Friendly Technologies


The big hit from summer 2014, is back again this year: Analysing Earth Friendly
Technologies: Studying Context, Culture and Design
!  The Summer School explores the implementation of earth friendly technologies in international development, considering social, technical and economic issues relevant to urban, peri-urban and
rural contexts in Mexico.  Complete Brochure


Testimony and Reports from the 2014 Summer Course

“The trip went beyond my expectations as I got to not only learn about the technical side of the sustainable technologies but the human side of the implementation.”-Danielle Miller

“My experience was amazing, unexpected and surpassed anything I could’ve imagined.”-Tchinossanda Kandimba:

“The most significant change was that I learnt how simple the sustainable technologies are and how it can impact and affect peoples lives for the better. I feel that we take basic resources, such as water, electricity and gas for granted and attending this course has made me reflect.”-Aisha Butt

“The most valuable lesson I have learnt is the challenge of implementing eco-technologies in communities.”-Andrew Ging

Participant Julian Vercruysse covers the course: http://goabroadfund.wordpress.com/2014/08/21/learning-earth-friendly-technologies-in-mexico-2/

Northern Illinois University Students Report Back: http://www.niutoday.info/2014/09/24/environmental-studies-majors-travel-to-mexico-to-work-with-nonprofits/


Click the brochure below to learn more.  Space is limited!  If you're interested in applying, please fill out the application form below. 

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Summer 2015 Program

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Application Form

This course is being hosted in conjunction with EWB-UK.  To apply, please fill out the registration form located on their website.  This course is open to all.  Applicants do not have to be affiliated with EWB-UK nor attend a university in the UK to apply.