Posts Tagged 'Goal 6 – Water and Sanitation'

World Engineers Convention 2023

In October 2023, the global engineering community will meet in Prague to discuss our contribution to the “great transformation” through UN SDGs !

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.

The theme of WEC 2023 “Engineering for life: Breakthrough Technologies and Capacity Development Focused on UN ...

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WFEO-CECB Forum – Africa Asia Pacific Accord Meeting – Zimbabwe Institution of Engineers Biennial Conference

Introduction

The WFEO Committee on Engineering Capacity Building (WFEO-CECB), the Zimbabwe Institution of Engineering (ZIE), the Engineering Council of Zimbabwe (ECZ) the Federation of African Engineering Organisations (FAEO), and Federation of Engineering Institutions of Asia and Pacific (FEIAP) are organizing the “WFEO Committee on Engineering and Capacity Building Education Forum, the 2022 Africa Asia Pacific Accord ...

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The WFEO awarding ceremony


The WFEO awarding ceremony was held on Tuesday 12 April 2022.

Opening:
Prof. Gong Ke, WFEO Immediate past President

Welcome address:
Dr. Shamila Nair-Bedouelle, UNESCO Assistant Director-General for Natural Sciences

Moderator:
Ania Lopez, chair of the Awards Committee and member of the WFEO Executive Council

Laureate of the WFEO Gree Women in Engineering Award:
Wai Yie Leong (Malaysia)

Laureate of ...

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WFEO releases the report “Adaptation to Climate Change: Water and Engineering”


There is no doubt that the water cycle is an essential part of the climate, and any climate change has consequences for the water cycle and vice versa. The cross-cutting nature of water enables it to convey many of the impacts of climate change to society.

The different climate change scenarios foreseen affect all living beings and, ...

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International Conference “Water, Megacities and Global Change”

The unfavorable circumstances related to the COVID-19 pandemic including the travel restrictions and sanitary precautions measures taken by the host organization for ensuring everyone’s safety, have made the postponement of the conference inevitable.

As a consequence, the Second International Conference “Water, Megacities and Global Change” will take place in December 2021, at the same place, based on the same themes and completed with more recent topics which have become of great concern to the water professionals, like the impact of the ...

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Engineers Australia Climate Smart Engineering Conference

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Philippines Technological Council Celebrates World Engineering day 4th March 2021


The Philippines Technological Council (PTC) together with the Philippines Department (Ministry) of Science and Technology and the Manila Water Foundation, a foundation fostering WASH (Water Access, Sanitation & Hygiene) celebrated World Engineering Day on 4th March with a webinar and award ceremony for recognition of exemplary engineers through ...

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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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