World Engineering Day for Sustainable Development
The awarding ceremony of the 2020 GREE WFEO Women in Engineering Award

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.
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World Engineering Day

The World Engineering Day 2021, with the theme “Engineering for A Healthy Planet- Celebrating the UNESCO Engineering Report“, focused on celebrating the launch of the 2nd UNESCO Engineering Report “Engineering for Sustainable Development: Delivering on the SDGs“.

UNESCO Engg Report

The second UNESCO Engineering Report, Engineering for Sustainable Development: Delivering on the Sustainable Development Goals, in which WFEO actively participated, was launched in the context of accelerating actions to deliver on the SDGs.

Register your event

You are invited to celebrate the World Engineering Day 2021 and organize events, webinars and various activities to mark this first anniversary. Register your World Engineering Day 2021 event and visit dedicated website worldengineeringday.net/events-2021.

WFEO President
Events Calendar
Events Calendar June 2020
WFEO CDRM Course – Managing the risk of debris and mud flow-related disasters

The WFEO Committee on Disaster Risk Management, with the support of the Peruvian Engineers Association (CIP), organizes the free online course “Managing the risk of debris and mud flow-related disasters“, bringing together distinguished specialists from different countries.

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.

WFEO INWES Statement published by UN Women

In celebration of International Day of Women and Girls in Science, 11 February 2021, WFEO is pleased to announce that the joint statement from International Network of Women Engineers and Scientists (INWES) and WFEO was accepted by UN Women and is published on their website.

WFEO Rising To The Top Webinar #1 – Global Women Engineering Leaders Share Their Journeys to Success

WFEO was proud to host the first webinar held March 5 that presented the insights of leading women engineers who have shared their leadership journeys in Rising to The Top Volume II, developed by the International Federation of Engineering Education Societies (IFEES) and the Global Engineering Deans Council (GEDC).

WFEO Rising To The Top Webinar #2 – Global Women Engineering Leaders Share Their Journeys to Success

WFEO presented the second webinar held March 8 that featured women leaders from the members of the World Federation of Engineering Organizations and the International Network for Women Engineers and Scientists (INWES), a partnership project that is advancing the goals of gender equality for women in STEM.

Climate stories

In the blog series Climate Stories provided by the Intitution of Civil Engineers UK, 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.

Distinguished Associates

Consolidated Contractors Company Khatib & Alami

Sponsors

GREE Tsinghua Unigroup