COVID-19: proposals from engineers
WFEO Committee on Young Engineers / Future Leaders Webinar series 'Engineering the Future' No3 – Volunteering for the Future

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 Engg Symposium

An opportunity to hear from some of WEC2019’s most popular speakers on what they, as engineers have seen, experienced and worked on over the past 12 months and to consider, with them, the implications for engineering in the future.

WFEO Statement

As many stakeholders are now reflecting upon a “build-back-better” strategy after the COVID-19 crisis, and in the context of the World Environment Day celebrated on 5 June, WFEO issued the statement “WFEO position to the build-back-better call for arms”.

COVID-19 pandemic

Engineering: Stepping up to the challenge of coronavirus and other global threats: WFEO has followed the developments in the global spread of COVID-19 with deep concern, both for those affected and those on the frontline of response. In English / Chinese.

WFEO President
Events Calendar
Events Calendar June 2020
ACE2020 – International Accreditation Conference in Engineering 2020

The Philippine Technological Council (PTC) and the Accreditation and Certification Board for Engineering & Technology (PTC-ACBET) are organizing the ACE2020, to be held online between 16 and 19 November 2020.

HLPF 2020 side event

WFEO has hosted a side event of the UN HLPF 2020 with the theme “How the Lever of Science and Technology Can Be Used in Peri-urban and Urban Environments to Advance Sustainable Development: the Case of Implementing Geospatial Engineering” on 9th July 2020.

World Engineering Day – WED

Almost the whole WED program that was planned to be presented at the Inaugural Celebration at UNESCO HQ on March 4th has been uploaded in this dedicated website Global Inaugural World Engineering Day which is part of the main World Engineering Day website.

CFIA Costa Rica signatory at the Washington Accord

In June 2020, at the annual meetings of the International Engineering Alliance (IEA), the WFEO National Member of Costa Rica, the Colegio Federado de Ingenieros y de Arquitectos de Costa Rica (CFIA), became a signatory of the Washington Accord.

Bridge Over the Straight of Messina

The project to connect Sicily with the Italian mainland by a bridge over the Straight of Messina was first talked of many years ago but is finally being taken seriously, improving the quality of life and the economy in South Italy and for the whole country.


WFEO was invited to have a booth at the 23rd China Beijing International High-Tech Expo held in Beijing from Sept 17-20 under the theme “Engineering for Sustainable Development” to promote the 2030 Agenda for SDGs.

Distinguished Associates

Consolidated Contractors Company Khatib & Alami


GREE Tsinghua Unigroup