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.
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World Engineering Day

World Engineering Day (WED 2021) achieved great success with more than 100 events registered on the WED website in every continent of the world. 32 million people were engaged through conventional and social media. UN and UNESCO communicated their support for the Day.

UNESCO Engg Report

The second UNESCO Engineering Report, Engineering for Sustainable Development: Delivering on the Sustainable Development Goals, in which WFEO actively participated, was launched in the context of accelerating actions to deliver on the SDGs.

COP 26

The COP 26 UN Climate Change Conference, hosted by the UK in partnership with Italy, will take place from 31 October to 12 November 2021 in the Scottish Event Campus (SEC) in Glasgow, UK. WFEO will be present with several events and outcomes.

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Events Calendar
Events Calendar June 2020
Report on the 3rd World Science and Technology Development Forum

The 3rd World Science and Technology Development Forum (WSTDF2021), themed on “Openness, trust and cooperation”, was successfully held both on site in Beijing and online, from 6 to 7 November 2021. 205 guests from 19 countries and regions, including 7 Nobel laureates, attended the forum

WFEO WIE webinar on Female Retention and Leadership in Engineering

The WFEO Committee on Women in Engineering in collaboration with the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) and the International Network of Women Engineers and Scientists (INWES) organized the webinar “Female Retention and Leadership in Engineering” on 26 November 2021.

Increasing the participation of women in the climate change debate

On the eve of COP26, International Science Council (ISC) has published an article from Marlene Kanga, WFEO President 2017-2019, who argues that only an inclusive approach to addressing climate change – one that includes more women’s voices – can accelerate the changes we need.

UNESCO renewal of the associate status of WFEO

During the 212th session of the UNESCO Executive Board, which takes place from 6 to 20 October 2021 at Headquarters in Paris, the meeting of the Committee on Non-Governmental Partners (NGP) held on Friday 8, considered the renewal of the associate status of WFEO, with a favorable advice given by the Director General.

WFEO YEFL webinar on Ethics in Engineering

The WFEO Committee on Young Engineers / Future Leaders organized the webinar”Engineering the Future”: Ethics in Engineering last 19th November 2021, highlighting that Engineers are expected to display the highest standards of integrity and honesty.

WFEO-CEIT Open On-Line Courses

This serial of WFEO-CEIT online open courses on Innovative Technologies for Sustainable Development aims to popularize the basic knowledge of innovative technologies to the public and introduce the key role of innovative technologies in promoting sustainable development to help to close the technology gap which is essential to sustain the SDGs.

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