Open Letter to Rebecca Kresta & EWB Board

Dear Rebecca and the EWB Board, EWB is an organization that claims to strive to learn from their mistakes. So I have to ask, what mistakes are you learning from in your continued response to Chelsey’s activism? How exactly have you learned from the #metoo and #aidtoo movements when you continue to replicate the victim … Continue reading Open Letter to Rebecca Kresta & EWB Board

Open Letter re: Public Statement

This is an open letter by Johnny in response to EWB's public statement released on August 8, 2019.  EWB’s Board claims to be survivor oriented and yet they do not even care to secure consent from the concerned person to release a biased and factually inaccurate statement. This statement is a one-sided attempt to deflect … Continue reading Open Letter re: Public Statement

Open Letter from Concordia University Chapter

To Engineers Without Borders Canada: We are the Concordia chapter. We are a chapter made up of extraordinary leaders and change-makers. We have a strong set of infallible values. For this reason, we are boycotting EWB, alongside the amazing leaders at McGill and Alberta. We can no longer support you, when you have failed to … Continue reading Open Letter from Concordia University Chapter

Open Letter from University of Alberta Chapter

To the Engineers Without Borders Canada Board of Directors: Due to the continued increasingly upsetting news in regard to EWB Canada’s continuous methods of handling harassment cases, including sexual violence cases within the organization, the UofA Chapter has decided to officially boycott the Day of Action as a part of the Spring Leadership Retreat (SLR) … Continue reading Open Letter from University of Alberta Chapter

Open Letter from McGill University Chapter

[Originally posted on McGill EWB Chapter Facebook page, reposted with permission.] https://www.facebook.com/mcgillewb/posts/2286668498067402   To the Engineers Without Borders Canada Board of Directors: Due to a series of upsetting news in relation to EWB Canada’s perpetual methods of handling sexual assault and harassment cases within your organization, the McGill Chapter has decided to boycott the Spring … Continue reading Open Letter from McGill University Chapter

Johnny’s letter to Boris Martin, CEO of EWB Canada

March 23 An open letter to Boris Martin, CEO, Engineers Without Borders Canada Boris Martin, as you might know, Chelsey Rhodes, a former Fellow with Engineers Without Borders Canada in Malawi between 2011 and 2012, has reported serious concerns about her experience with EWB and alleged that she experienced and witnessed harassment from EWB employees, events … Continue reading Johnny’s letter to Boris Martin, CEO of EWB Canada