COVID-19: proposals from engineers
Global Inaugural World Engineering Day Celebration Online

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.
Dear colleagues and visitors, stay safe under these circumstances ! WFEO Secretariat remains at work from home.

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 !

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.

Climate Emergency

WFEO, in the frame of the UNFCCC COP25, held in Madrid from 2 to 13 December 2019, expresses its deep concern on the matter of Climate emergency, by summarizing its position and commitment to act quickly through this Declaration.

WFEO President
World Engineering Day
Declaration on Global Engineering Education Standards and Capacity Building

The Declaration on Global Engineering Education Standards and Capacity Building for Sustainable Development was signed by WFEO, UNESCO and International Engineering Alliance on need to work together for internationally recognised engineering education standards.

Engineering Leaders Podcasts

These mini episodes, no longer than 15 minutes, have been released to promote the very first World Engineering Day, and are aimed at helping you understand how engineers are perfectly placed, and already working, within each of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

Global Infrastructure Anti-Corruption Centre

Last April, The Global Infrastructure Anti-Corruption Centre (GIACC) launched its upgraded website containing the GIACC Resource Centre, which provides free online information, advice and tools designed to help understand, prevent and deal with corruption.

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.

Declaration on Global Engineering Education Standards and Capacity Building

The Declaration on Global Engineering Education Standards and Capacity Building for Sustainable Development was signed by WFEO, UNESCO and International Engineering Alliance on need to work together for internationally recognised engineering education standards.

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.

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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• Message from the President
• World Engineering Day Videos
• World Engineering Day Messages from WFEO and UNESCO
• World Engineering Day Reports
• Global activities and communications
• Engineering Heroes podcasts for World Engineering Day
• World Engineering Day in the Media
• 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
• UN / WFEO Call for Innovations – Youth Creativity for Sustainable Transport
• First Myanmar Women Engineer Summit
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• Message from the President
• World Engineers Convention 2019 – WEC 2019
• 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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Distinguished Associates

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Sponsors

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