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World Engineering Day for Sustainable Development 2021

WED2021 Introduction

The World Engineering Day for Sustainable Development was proclaimed by UNESCO at its 40th General Conference in 2019. It is celebrated worldwide on 4th March of each year since 2020. The day offers an opportunity to highlight engineers and engineering’s achievements in our modern world and improve public understanding of how engineering and technology ...

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WFEO Consultation Webinar with members of FIDIC on UNESCO IEA WFEO Draft Review IEA GAPC

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The webinar will present an overview of the proposed revised competency Framework, explain the key changes that have been made, especially the requirements for professional competencies and lifelong learning and will be of particular interest to engineering employers who are interest in work ready engineering graduates who can meet the challenges of future technologies and changes in the way we work.

Consultation with WFEO Members and partners on Proposed Updated IEA Benchmark for Graduate Attributes and Professional Competencies (GAPC) is available ...

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FIDIC special webinar “Recovery with integrity” for UN’s International Anti-Corruption Day


WFEO partner the International Federation of Consulting Engineers (FIDIC) hosted the special webinar “Recovery with integrity” for UN’s International Anti-Corruption Day on 9 December 2020.

Corruption thrives in times of crisis and the ongoing global pandemic has not been an exception. During the Covid-19 health crisis, fighting corruption can mean the difference between life and ...

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Statement on International Anti Corruption Day by Papias Kazawadi, Chair of WFEO Committee on Anti Corruption

Esteemed members and the community at large,

Today is International Anti-Corruption Day, an important event on our calendar. We are marking it under our 2020 theme which is, “Enhanced collaborations between local, regional and international Anti-Corruption players for Sustainable Partnership.”

In making this statement, I acknowledge the unprecedented impact on economic and societal systems brought about by the onset of the global COVID-19 pandemic. At ...

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


In Board Level, the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD) podcast ‘Women in Focus’, award-winning journalist Catherine Fox speaks to leading female directors about their journey to the boardroom and the ‘one thing they wish they’d known’.

Through a launching each week in October and ...

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Update on Project with International Standards Organisation (ISO) and WFEO


 
The International Standards Organisation (ISO) is an independent, non-governmental organization comprising a global network of national standards bodies. It provides a platform for developing international standards and practical tools through common understanding and cooperation with all stakeholders.

WFEO is a Category A Liaison Organization at ISO.

Since 2018, WFEO has been represented at the ISO Technical Committee ...

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French Webinar on ISO 37001 – 30 September 2020


Le webinaire “ISO 37001 – un outil contre la corruption”, s’est déroulée le 30 septembre 2020.

ISO 37001 est la Norme internationale qui permet aux organisations de tout type de prévenir, détecter et traiter les problèmes de corruption. Pour ce faire, elles ont recours à l’adoption d’une politique de lutte contre la corruption, à la désignation d’une personne ...

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Webinar on Detection and Prevention of Corruption in Infrastructure Projects

This Webinar is organized by the Institution of Engineers Rwanda, the World Federation of Engineering Organizations (WFEO), the Federation of African Engineering Organisations and the Global Infrastructure Anti-Corruption Centre (GIACC).

Webinar details

Time: Thursday 27 August at 3pm – 4.30pm Kigali via Zoom.

Moderator: Tendai Murahwa, Sustainability Strategist.

Speakers:

  1. Eng. Papias Dedeki Kazawadi, Chair at WFEO & FAEO Committee on Anti-Corruption (CAC)
  2. Eng. Martin Manuhwa, Federation of African Engineering Organisations (FAEO) President & Past Chair WFEO CAC
  3. Neill Stansbury, Co-Founder & Director of Global Infrastructure Anti-Corruption ...
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WFEO Webinar on Diversity and Inclusion

This Webinar is organized by the WFEO Committee for Women in Engineering and International Network for Women Engineers and Scientists (INWES).

It will present an overview of the results of the review of the GAPC Framework and explain the key changes that have been made for diversity and inclusion. More information about the Consultation is available in this page.

Webinar details

Time: Friday 31st July at 1pm – 2.30pm Paris ...

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WFEO Webinar on Draft International Standard ISO 37000 – Governance of Organisations


The World Federation of Engineering Organisations hosted a successful consultation webinar on the draft International Standard ISO DIS 37000 Guidance for the Governance of Organisations on 11 July 2020. The event was attended by delegates from more than 20 countries.

The proposed structure of the draft ISO DIS 37000 Standard and key areas of interest to WFEO members ...

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