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.

Awarding ceremony

The WFEO awards online ceremony was held last 12 April, in presence of UNESCO Assistant Director General for Natural Sciences Dr. Shamila Nair-Bedouelle.

World Engineering Day

You are invited to visit the World Engineering Day (WED) website and the 2022 events, 24HRS Live videos, Hackathon and more. The WED is celebrated worldwide on 4th March of each year since 2020.

New WFEO President

During the General Assembly organized both online and onsite in San José, Costa Rica, Prof. Dr. José Vieira from Portugal was proclaimed the new President of the World Federation of Engineering Organizations.

Events Calendar
Events Calendar June 2020
Engineering Resilience in Disaster Risk Management for Sustainable Development (PDF)

The WFEO Committee for Disaster Risk Management publication addresses the complex challenges of Disaster Risk Reduction and describes the cascading effect of the natural phenomenon, the damage to the physical system, and the impact on the social and economic system.

WFEO-CAC & GIACC webinar

The WFEO Committee on Anti-corruption and the Global Infrastructure Anti-corruption Centre hosted the webinar “2022 Chandler Good Government Index findings – Why Government Capabilities Matter for Anti-corruption ?” on 12 May 2022.

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.

The Ukraine statement

The World Federation of Engineering Organizations with its members expresses its deep concerns about the ongoing war situation in Ukraine by publishing the Ukraine statement approved by the Executive Board on 6 March 2022.

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 !


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.

Distinguished Associates

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