Posts Tagged 'Sustainable Development Goals – SDGs'

World Engineering Day 2024

The World Engineering Day for Sustainable Development (WED) is an official International day proclaimed in by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). This was based on a proposal from the World Federation of Engineering Organizations (WFEO).

WED is an opportunity to celebrate engineering and the contribution of the world’s engineers for a better, sustainable world. It ...

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World Engineering Day 2024 celebration by the Institution of Engineers, Mauritius

The World Engineering Day was celebrated jointly by Institution of Engineers Mauritius (IEM) in collaboration with the University of Mauritius (UoM) and Université des Mascareigns (UdM) at the Core Building, in Ebene on 04 March, 2024.

This significant occasion brought together professionals, academics and industry leaders to celebrate the role of engineering ...

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World Water Day – Contribution of the WFEO Committee on Water to UN World Water Development Report

The World Water Day is an annual United Nations Conference – held on 22 March – focused on inspiring action to tackle the global water crisis.

The World Water Day is led by UN-Water and the 2024 Task Force is co-coordinated by the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) and the United Nations Educational, Scientific ...

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The MOOC Sustainability in Practice – Engineers Canada – Polytechnique Montréal

The Massive open online course (MOOC) Sustainability in Practice is a joint project between Engineers Canada and Polytechnique Montréal. It will show real case studies illustrating practical applications of WFEO Code of Practice and Engineers Canada national guidance documents – Principles of Sustainable ...

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WFEO & ICSI webinar to celebrate World Engineering Day 2024 – Inspiring collective action through communication, advocacy and best practices – the role of engineers

The WFEO Working Group on Climate Change , the International Coalition for Sustainable Infrastructure (ICSI) and the WFEO Committee on Young Engineers / Future Leaders Working Group on Climate Action organized the webinar entitled “Inspiring collective action through communication, advocacy and best practices – the role of engineers” ...

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Message from Ms Audrey Azoulay, Director-General of UNESCO, on the occasion of World Engineering Day 2024



 

In Jules Verne’s novel, the castaways stranded on Mysterious Island regain hope when Cyrus Smith, the group’s engineer, is found safe and sound: by identifying the island’s resources, and building an oven and tools, he soon makes the island a haven of plenty.

Just as Smith improved life on the island, engineers, men and women, are ...

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