The World Federation of Engineering Organizations (WFEO) is the international organization for the engineering profession. Founded in 1968, under the auspices of UNESCO, WFEO brings together national engineering institutions from some 100 nations and represents more than 30 million engineers.

From WFEO President

Message from WFEO President Dr Gong Ke to all members of WFEO, highlighting the crucial role that engineers have to play together to fight the Covid-19 progression rapidly. Engineering and Engineers are needed now more than ever !

From WFEO Secretariat

As a result of the rapidly developing Covid-19 outbreak, and in accordance with the recommendations given by the World Health Organization (WHO), find in this link for your information the message sent by WFEO Secretariat.

Covid-19 virus

Engineering: Stepping up to the challenge of coronavirus and other global threats: WFEO has followed the developments in the global spread of Covid-19 with deep concern, both for those affected and those on the frontline of response. In English / Chinese.

WFEO President
World Engineering Day
Risk Management for Tsunami-Related Disasters

Registration is open for the first edition of the online course “Risk Management for Tsunami-Related Disasters”, which is offered through the WFEO Committee on Disaster Risk Management (WFEO-CDRM) platform. The course is completely free and will begin on April 6.

UN / WFEO Call for Innovations

Given the current concerns regarding Covid-19 disease, the second United Nations Global Sustainable Transport Conference will be postponed. Accordingly, the deadline of this Call for Innovations will be extended, and the submission will remain open.

MOOC Sustainability in Practice

Registration is open for the 4th offering of the MOOC Sustainability in Practice, which is available for free, in English and French. This self-paced course starts March 18 2020 and is a joint project between Engineers Canada and Polytechnique Montréal.

Joint Capacity Building Workshop on STI

The UN-MoST Joint Capacity Building Workshop on Science, Technology and Innovation for Sustainable Development (STI), organized by UN-DESA, the Ministry of Science and Technology of the People’s Republic of China, and UN-ESCAP was held from 9 to 17 December in Guilin, China.

International Forum on NGOs – UNESCO

The 11th International Forum of NGOs in official partnership with UNESCO took place at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris, France, on 16 and 17 December 2019, on the theme “Challenging Inequalities”, with a focus on areas such as youth, income, technology, gender and education.

Report on UN SDG Summit 2019

The Civil Society Organization Forum (CSO) took place on 24 September during the UN SDG summit 2019 at UN Headquarters in New York. The UN Scientific and Technological Community (STC) Major Group, formed by 3 delegates from the International Science Council and WFEO, participated in the discussions.

Report on World Robot Conference 2019

WRC 2019, supported by WFEO, was held from August 20 to 25, 2019 in Beijing, China. The theme was “Creating Intelligent Momentum for a New Era of Openness and Shared Benefits” and aimed at promoting scientific and technological progress under the new industrial development trends in the world.

Report on WFEO-CIC seminar on Smart Cities

The WFEO Committee on Information and Communication with the Institution of Engineers India, the Federation of Myanmar Engineering Society (MES) & the Institution of Engineers Malaysia (IEM) organised an International Seminar on “Smart Cities-The Evolution of Urban Development” on 29th August 2019.

CEIT Innovation Stories 01 – Blasting Away the Iced Floods

The WFEO Committee on Engineering for Innovative Technologies (CEIT) wrote an innovation story about a group of young engineers in the field of water who have developed a new toolbox on the freezingly cold river ice to prevent ice-jam flooding in the high-latitude northeastern area of China.

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• Open On-Line Course “Risk Management for Tsunami-Related Disasters”
• Big Data and AI Principles in Engineering
• Fourth Delivery of MOOC – Sustainability in Practice – in English and French
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• World Engineering Day Announcement at WEC2019
• WFEO Plenary on Engineering Education
• WFEO General Assembly, Executive Council and committee meetings
• Launch of WFEO 50 year History
• UN – MoST Joint Capacity Building Workshop on STI for Sustainable Development
• International Forum on NGOs – UNESCO – Challenging inequalities
• WFEO Declaration on Climate Emergency
• World Engineering Day – Global Engineer Survey
• WFEO CEIT Survey on Big Data and AI Principles in Engineering
• Fourth Delivery of MOOC – Sustainability in Practice – in English and French
• The Kyoto Landslide Commitment 2020
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• Message from the President
• World Engineers Convention 2019 – WEC 2019
• Why the world’s engineers need to come together to build a better future
• Celebrate World Engineering Day for Sustainable Development on 4th March 2020 and every year thereafter!
• Third Delivery of Massive Open On-Line Course – Sustainability in Practice – in English and French
• International Conference for Women Engineers and Scientists (ICWES18) Call for Abstracts Now Open
• WFEO CEIT Survey on Big Data and AI Principles in Engineering
• Report on UN SDG Summit 2019
• Civil Engineering Summit – CES2019
• Institution of Engineers India Centenary Celebrations
• WFEO participation in the 63rd IAEA General Conference
• WSIS Review meeting on “Digital Transformation for achieving the SDGs”
• WFEO participation at the World Robot Conference 2019
• CEIT Innovation Stories 01 – Blasting Away the Iced Floods
• Book on Women Leaders in Engineering
• Airbus Diversity Award
• Chemeca Medal for outstanding contributions to chemical engineering awarded to WFEO President Dr Marlene Kanga
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