Posts Tagged 'Goal 16 – Peace and Justice'

Statement on 2021 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 (https://www.un.org/en/observances/anti-corruption-day), an important event on our calendar. The theme of this year International Anti-Corruption Day is “Your right, your role: Say no to Corruption”. As part of the Engineering Community, the WFEO Committee for Anti-corruption (CAC) is marking the special Day ...

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WFEO Committee on Young Engineers / Future Leaders Webinar series “Engineering the Future” No. 5 “Ethics in Engineering”

The WFEO Committee on Young Engineers / Future Leaders organized the webinar”Engineering the Future: Ethics in Engineering” last 19th November 2021.

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Engineering ethics is the field of system of moral principles that apply to the practice of engineering. The field examines and sets the obligations by engineers to society, to their clients, and to ...

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Engineers Australia Climate Smart Engineering Conference

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ISO publishes first ever international standard for good governance

First ever international benchmark for good governance, ISO 37000:2021 Governance of Organizations – Guidance was published on 14 September 2021.

ISO 37000:2021 Governance of organizations – Guidance was developed by the ISO technical committee ISO/TC 309. WFEO is a category A Liaison representative to this Technical Committee. WFEO Immediate Past President Dr Marlene Kanga was a member of ...

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High-level Political Forum 2021: Sustainable and resilient recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic

The high-level political forum on sustainable development (HLPF) is the core United Nations platform for follow-up and review of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its 17 Sustainable Development Goals.

The meeting of the HLPF in 2021 will be held from 6 to 15 July 2021, under the auspices of the Economic and Social Council. This includes the three-day ministerial meeting of the forum from Tuesday, 13 July, to Thursday, 15 July 2021 as part of ...

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ISO publishes new handbook with guidance on ISO 37001 Anti-bribery management systems


A new handbook entitled ISO 37001:2016 – Anti-bribery management systems – A practical guide has been published to assist users of the standard by giving more in-depth guidance and advice about bribery and the measures they can take to eradicate it.

The handbook features examples and advice on how the requirements can be met, supported by a ...

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UN Expert Group Meeting for 2021 HLPF

HLPF 2021 Theme and in-focus SDGs

The theme of the United Nations 2021 HLPF is “Sustainable and resilient recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic that promotes the economic, social and environmental dimensions of sustainable development: building an inclusive and effective path for the achievement of the 2030 Agenda in the context of the decade of action and delivery for sustainable development”. Understanding the ...

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Virtual Dialogue between NGOs and UN Office at Geneva


A virtual dialogue with Ms. Tatiana Valovaya, Director-General of the United Nations Office at Geneva (UNOG) and Dr. Liberato (Levi) Bautista, President of the Conference of Non-Governmental Organizations in Consultative Relationship with the United Nations (CoNGO) took place last 8 April, moderated by Mrs. Lidiya Grigoreva, Chief UNOG Liaison Unit.

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