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World Engineering Day
World Engineering Day (WED 2021) achieved great success with more than 100 events registered on the WED website in every continent of the world. 32 million people were engaged through conventional and social media. UN and UNESCO communicated their support for the Day.
7th African Engineering Week
The 7th African Engineering Week, organised by The Ghana Institution of Engineering in collaboration with the FAEO, WFEO and UNESCO, will be held in a hybrid mode in Accra, Ghana, between 4 and 8 October 2021, with the theme: “Engineering, Inter-African Trade and the SDGs”. The Abstract submission deadline is September 15th.
WFEO-CEIT Open On-Line Courses
This serial of WFEO-CEIT online open courses on Innovative Technologies for Sustainable Development aims to popularize the basic knowledge of innovative technologies to the public and introduce the key role of innovative technologies in promoting sustainable development to help to close the technology gap which is essential to sustain the SDGs.
Energy transition and Covid-19 crisis: the role of engineers
The WFEO Committee on Energy will organize a symposium devoted to “Energy transition and Covid-19 crisis: the role of engineers” on October 6th and 7th.The Covid-19 pandemic has disrupted our economies and our lifestyles, but the climate or biodiversity emergencies are still with us.
Strengthening efforts to protect and safeguard the world’s cultural and natural heritage
A webinar presented by WFEO Committee on Disaster Risk Management, the Peruvian Engineers Association, University College London, the EPICentre, International Scientific Committee on the Analysis and Restoration of Structures of Architectural Heritage and National Academy of Sciences of Peru.
Empowering Women in STEM is Essential for Achieving the UNSDGs
INWES, WFEO and ISC, that together represent women in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) across 100 nations, organised a side event for the civil society side of the UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW65) on 20th March to discuss why it is important to empower women to take part in all areas of STEM.
In the blog series Climate Stories provided by the Institute of Civil Engineers (ICE), members of the WFEO Committee on Engineering and the Environment (CEE) provide a snapshot of climate change impacts and solutions in their part of the world.
The role of engineers in the effort to achieve SDG 6 – A White Paper
This White Paper grew out of the discussion in an open space session proposed by the International Association for Hydro...
WFEO President attended the Sweden-China Top Scientist Dialogue & Memorial Gala Dinner in the Spirit of Nobel
President Gong Ke and Ambassador Helena Sångeland WFEO President Gong Ke attended the Sweden-China Top Scientist...
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 wit...
WFEO, WGIC and UN Expert Committee on Geo-Spatial Information Workshop: Build Back Better cities with GeoBIM technologies
In a workshop that was part of GEO-BIM 2020 Conference last 4 December, WFEO and its associate, the World Geospat...