World Engineering Day for Sustainable Development
WFEO WIE webinar on Women and Climate Change

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

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.

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

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Events Calendar
Events Calendar June 2020
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.

Climate stories

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.

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