WFEO is actively invested in the fulfillment of the SDGs

WFEO is actively invested in the fulfillment of the SDGs through multiple actions undertaken by our members, Committees and Working Groups since several years.

The work of WIE is related to the following UN Sustainable Development Goals:

Ensure inclusive and quality education for all and promote lifelong learning

Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls

Ensure access to water and sanitation for all

Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development

For more information:


WFEO-WIE Newsletter 8 – December 2020

Podcast of Dr Marlene Kanga on lifting STEM expertise across the board

KLESF Webinar Careers of Young women engineers

Back story: Dr Marlene Kanga, WFEO Past President – Interview by Engineering & Technology

Launch of Rising to the Top Book II

World Forum on Science and Technology Development

2020 WFEO GREE Women in Engineering Award

Podcast of Dr Marlene Kanga on lifting STEM expertise across the board

Back story: Dr Marlene Kanga, past president of the World Federation of Engineering – Interview by Engineering & Technology

Reine Mbang Essobmadje, winner of the EPIC Awards 2020 “Women inspiring women”

WFEO-WIE Newsletter 7 – September 2020

Bridge Over the Straight of Messina – Developing the Italian South, by WIE member Ania Lopez

SinChew Daily article on WFEO webinar on Diversity and inclusion

Rising to the Top: Global Women Engineering Leaders Share their Journeys to Professional Success – co-authored by WFEO Past President Marlene Kanga and WIE member Dawn Bonfield

WFEO-WIE Newsletter 6 – May 2020

IFEES // Rising to the Top: Elevating the Next Generation of Global Women Engineering Leaders

Webinar on Diversity and Inclusion

“Building a more sustainable world will need more women engineers” by Ania Lopez, Member of WFEO Executive Council

Goodwill message from Yetunde Holloway, Chair of WFEO Committee on Women in Engineering for the the World Engineering Day

Women in Engineering celebrations of the World Engineering Day

Women in Italian engineering – Study by the Consiglio Nazionale Ingegneri


WFEO-WIE Newsletter 5 – December 2019

Engineering Metrics From Submitted WIE Country Reports

UNESCO-Africa Engineering Week and Africa Engineering Conference 2019

WFEO-WIE Newsletter 4 – July 2019

2019 WFEO GREE Women in Engineering Award

African Catalyst Project – Statistical data for Women in Science and Engineering

Scilence – Podcasts for women in engineering, by Dr. Shini Somara

WFEO at the UN CSW63

International Women’s Day 2019 – WFEO President Dr Marlene Kanga is on the top of Australia’s most influential women in engineering list – Create, Engineers Australia Magazine

International Women’s Day 2019 – Speech from Valerie Agberagba, Chair of Women in Engineering (WIE)

The Report or GenderInSITE – Gender In Science, Innovation, Technology and Engineering – . WFEO president Dr. Marlene Kanga contributed to the research

Presentation by WFEO on Capacity Building for Engineering in Africa

Presentation by WFEO on Capacity Building for Engineering to UNESCO Member Delegations


WFEO-WIE Newsletter 3 – December 2018

Report of the Community Lead Total Sanitation (CLTS) project by the WFEO Committee on Women in Engineering

Dr. Marlene Kanga 2018 Engineers Australia Professional Engineer of the Year

The UNESCO STEM and Gender Advancement (SAGA) Launch

Report of the First African Women Engineers Forum (AWEF)

WFEO-WIE Newsletter 2 – July 2018

Women In Engineering Declaration: Contributing to Global Sustainable Development – “Turning Words into Action”

WFEO / INWES (International Network for Women Engineers and Scientists) Cooperation agreement

WFEO Engineering 2030 Plan – Project: WomEng: 1 Million Girls in STEM

WFEO at the UN CSW62

International Women’s Day and WIE 10th Anniversary Celebration

WIE Report on Activities and Programmes 2018 – 2019, Paris, France – March 2018


Women showcase innovations in science and technology to achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals in Malaysia

Dr. Marlene Kanga Keynote presentation “Engineering and Technology”

WFEO at the UN CSW61

WFEO-WIE Newsletter 1 – April 2017

WIE celebrates International Women’s Day in Africa, Abuja, Nigeria – March 2016

WFEO at the UN CSW60 – Commission on the Status of Women

Leadership and Influence by Valerie Agberagba, Lima, Peru – December 2016

Engineering Strategic Indicators by Ania Lopez, Lima, Peru – December 2016

Diversity & Inclusion in Engineering by Stacey M. DelVecchio, Lima, Peru – December 2016

WIE Newsletter – January 2016

Corporate programs to attract, retain and promote women engineers, Geneva, Switzerland – September 2011

Women workforce diversity in engineering, Buenos Aires, Argentina – October 2010

Capacity building to create equal opportunities, Buenos Aires, Argentina – October 2010

UN SDG 4 webpage

UN SDG 5 webpage

UN SDG 6 webpage

UN SDG 17 webpage