Dr Marlene Kanga, WFEO President 2017 – 2019, announced as an Officer of the Order of Australia, a national honour, on Queen’s Birthday, for her distinguished service to Engineering.
WFEO-CEE Side event at UNFCCC
The Committee on Engineering and the Environment (CEE), with the Engineering Institute of Canada, will hosted the side event “Implementing Equitable, Sustainable and Climate Resilient Infrastructure & Local Adaptive Capacity” at the UNFCCC Bonn Climate Change Conference on 11 June.
WFEO-CDRM Side event at UN STI Forum
WFEO, ASCE, UNESCO and ISC organized the side event “Engineering Resilience in Disaster Risk Management for Sustainable Development” on 5 May, where the WFEO-CDRM publication “Engineering Resilience in Disaster Risk Management for Sustainable Development” was released by the UNESCO ADG Natural Science Sector.
World Engineering Day for Sustainable Development reaches more than 56 million
The World Engineering Day for Sustainable Development, on 4th March 2022, was a great success. The celebration of the Day reached more than 56 million via social media channels, which, to our knowledge, has never been achieved before for an engineering event.
World Engineers Convention WEC 2023
The Czech Association of Scientific and Technical Societies with WFEO will hold the 7th World Engineers Convention WEC 2023 in Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic, in October 2023, to discuss our contribution to the “great transformation” through UN SDGs – Call for abstracts is open !
IEA, UNESCO & WFEO on the GAPC
The publication of the Graduate Attributes and Professional Competencies (GAPC) Framework with the support from UNESCO and WFEO is a significant and important outcome for WFEO, its members and its partners. It ensures that the GAPC Framework is the pre-eminent international benchmark for engineering education and professional competencies.
Conversations on the future we want: UN Agenda 2030
See below an article from the March 2022 edition of the magazine “Human Futures”, by World Futures Studies F...
Institution of Engineers Mauritius releases a book on the role of engineering in addressing climate change in the Small Island Developing States
The Institution of Engineers Mauritius, led by President Shyam Roy, collaborated with engineers in Mauritius and interna...
ICEE Symposium on Engineering Education to celebrate World Engineering Day for Sustainable Development 2022
The International Centre for Engineering Education (ICEE) a UNESCO Category 2 centre based at Tsinghua University, Beiji...
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...