The World Federation of Engineering Organizations (WFEO) is the international organization for the engineering profession. Founded in 1968, under the auspices of UNESCO, WFEO brings together national engineering institutions from some 100 nations and represents more than 30 million engineers.

World Engineering Day

The World Engineering Day (WED) was celebrated for its fourth time on the 4th of March, as a UNESCO international day promoting the profile of engineers and engineering.

WED in Madrid

The Madrid celebration of the World Engineering Day and the conference “Engineering the cities of the future” were held from 2 to 4 March 2023 in the Instituto de la Ingeniería España, Madrid.

Madrid Declaration

On the WED, March 4th, with its annual theme of “Engineering innovation for a more resilient world”, WFEO reiterates its commitment to fostering exchanges between civil societies and engineering leadership.

Events Calendar
Events Calendar June 2020
WFEO HJ Sabbagh Prize

The 2022 WFEO H.J. Sabbagh Prize for Excellence in Engineering Construction was awarded to the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore for its completion of the reclamation work of the Tuas Port.

World Engineering Day webinar

WFEO, with the International Coalition for Sustainable Infrastructure, the Commonwealth Engineers’ Council, the American Society of Civil Engineers and the Institution of Civil Engineers organized a WED webinar last 21 February

World Engineering Day webinar

YEFL Committee organized a webinar on 24 February with FIDIC, the International Association for Public Transport (UITP) and Student Platform for Engineering Education Development (SPEED)

World Engineers Convention 2023

The Czech Association of Scientific and Technical Societies with WFEO will hold the 7th World Engineers Convention – WEC 2023 in Prague in October 2023 – Call for abstracts is open !

WFEO webinar on Climate Change

WFEO organized a webinar on Climate Change on 5 December, in which the panelists are representatives from a multitude of Standing Technical Committees actively involved in the achievement of the UN SDGs.


The publication of the Graduate Attributes and Professional Competencies (GAPC) Framework with UNESCO and WFEO is an important outcome for WFEO, its members and its partners. It ensures that the GAPC is the pre-eminent international benchmark for engineering education and professional competencies.

Distinguished Associates

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