Posts Tagged 'Goal 3 – Health'

World Engineers Convention 2023

 
The Czech Association of Scientific and Technical Societies (CSVTS) in collaboration with WFEO will hold the 7th World Engineers Convention WEC 2023 and the WFEO General Assembly in Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic, in October 2023.

We cordially invite all engineers, academic staff and research workers, students and others who are interested in vocational and social programmes of this Convention.

The goal of the Convention is the meeting of participants to get acquainted with professional competences of engineers, up-to-date ...

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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 CDRM International Webinar “Engineering contributions for Managing the next pandemics”

The WFEO Committee on Disaster Risk Management (CDRM) and the Peruvian Engineers Association (CIP) are pleased to invite you to the international webinar “Engineering contributions for Managing the next pandemics that will be held on 18 December 2020.

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Large-scale epidemics and pandemics have affected humankind along its history. Their study mainly by biologists and medical doctors has resulted in the progressive accumulation of a large amount of scientific knowledge and ...

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Engineering and SDGs for Humanitarian Solutions – Humanitarian Innovation Hackathon


The University of Sydney Warren Centre for Advanced Engineering ran its second Humanitarian Hackathon to engage engineering students on humanitarian needs, especially in the Pacific region and the need for innovative engineering solutions to advance the goals of sustainable development. Dr Marlene Kanga, Immediate Past President, World Federation of Engineering Organisations (WFEO) and Gen. The Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove, ...

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WFEO Committee on Young Engineers / Future Leaders Webinar series “Engineering the Future”

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The WFEO Committee on Young Engineers / Future Leaders is pleased to invite you to a webinar series, “Engineering the Future”.

This webinar will explore the various aspects of engineering and the indispensable role it has in resilient and sustainable societies. The COVID-19 pandemic has exposed inequalities and vulnerabilities across social, economic, and environmental spheres. Ensuring a rapid recovery, while laying down the foundation for more resilient systems is a precondition to achieving the 2030 Agenda, including ...

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Webinar: Covid-19 impact on the engineering and Construction sector

The Ethiopian Association of Civil Engineers (EACE) invites you to a webinar on the impacts of COVID-19 on the construction industry of Ethiopia.

As the number of COVID-19 cases continues to rise in the world, the effects of the virus both domestically and internationally increase. The construction industry is experiencing impacts on their operations because of COVID-19.

These impacts include, among others, schedule delays, workforce disruptions, equipment and supply chain disruptions, reduced productivity due to on site health ...

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WFEO Participation in the Creativity 2030 Forum


The International Center for Creativity and Sustainable Development (ICCSD) organized an online event “Creativity 2030 Forum” in May 8 to conduct discussions in response to the unprecedented common challenge posted by COVID-19 from perspectives of public health policy, urban planning, application of science and technology, community building, environmental protection and global governance.

Prof. Dr. Hans ...

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Responding to COVID-19

The Committee of Women in Engineering (WIE) is planning a Panel Session which targets the Sustainable Development Goal #3, particularly 3b. in this pandemic season.

The aim is to help to build the resilience of female engineers, at this time and discuss forward-looking initiatives.

The panel discussion is in line with Theme 4 of the WIE Agenda and is planned for 30th May 2020 at 4 pm ( GMT+1).

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World Engineers Convention 2019 – WEC 2019

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The High Level Political Forum 2017: SDG Interactions, gender and the science-policy interface

The High Level Political Forum 2017: SDG Interactions, gender and the science-policy interface
 

This year’s High Level Political Forum (HLPF) at the United Nations was the first-ever in-depth review of selected Sustainable Development Goals: poverty, food and agriculture, health, gender, oceans, resilient infrastructure, and means of implementation.

The meeting, which took place between 10 and 19 July ...

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