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.

World Engineering Day

Register your event for the World Engineering Day (WED), which is celebrated for its fourth time on the 4th of March, as a UNESCO international day promoting the profile of engineers and engineering.

World Engineering Day

Registrations are open for the Madrid celebration of the World Engineering Day and the conference “Engineering the cities of the future” which will be held from 2 to 4 March 2023 in the Palacio de Cibeles, Madrid.

WEC 2023

The Czech Association of Scientific and Technical Societies with WFEO will hold the 7th World Engineers Convention WEC 2023 in Prague in October 2023 – Call for abstracts is open !

Events Calendar
Events Calendar June 2020
Reflections from COP27

Last November, COP27 was held in Egypt. Representatives of the WFEO Committee on Young Engineers / Future Leaders Working Group for Climate Action (SDG13) were present at the Conference and reflected on its outcomes.

WFEO webinar on Climate Change

WFEO organized a webinar on Climate Change on 5 December, in which the panelists are representatives from a multitude of Standing Technical Committees actively involved in the achievement of the UN SDGs.

The statement on Energy and Climate Change

As a contribution to the UNFCCC COP27 Conference that took place in Egypt, the WFEO Committee on Energy is publishing a statement on Energy and Climate Change.

IDEAS Engineering Education Journal

IDEAS, the Engineering Education Journal of the WFEO Committee on Education In Engineering (CEIE), has been republished, thanks to the Myanmar Engineering Council. IDEAS number 20 is available, where 8 papers on Engineering Education from experts presented at the 2022 International Conference on Engineering Education Accreditation (ICEEA 2022).

Addressing Climate Change

In this ISC blog article, Dr Marlene Kanga, WFEO President 2017-2019, Fellow of the International Science Council and a member of the Committee for Disaster Risk Management, reflects on the extreme weather events in Australia and the scientific evidence of the warming of the oceans around Australia and the impact on the climate of the continent.


The publication of the Graduate Attributes and Professional Competencies (GAPC) Framework with UNESCO and WFEO is an important outcome for WFEO, its members and its partners. It ensures that the GAPC is the pre-eminent international benchmark for engineering education and professional competencies.

Distinguished Associates

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