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World Engineering Day – Engineering for A Healthy Planet: Celebrating the UNESCO Engineering Report


UNESCO and the World Federation of Engineering Organisations celebrated World Engineering Day for Sustainable Development with the launch of the second UNESCO Engineering Report, Engineering for Sustainable Development – Delivering on the Sustainable Development Goals”, at a high level virtual event hosted by UNESCO on 4th March 2021. The event was live streamed to thousands of delegates around the world.

The program included:

High-level Opening and Launch of the Report

Master of Ceremonies:

Speakers:

Introduction to the Report on Engineering for Sustainable Development: Delivering on the Sustainable Development Goals featuring the major contributors to the Report:

Round-table on the Engineering Report, featuring young engineers from every region of the world:

Moderator:

Speakers:

More information on the Young Engineers Panel Discussion is available in this page.

This high level event showcased the leadership and contribution of engineers from around the world to sustainable development.
The second UNESCO Engineering Report, Engineering for Sustainable Development: Delivering on the Sustainable Development Goals” can be downloaded at the bottom of this page.


Ms Shamila Nair-Bedouelle, speaks at the launch of the Second UNESCO Engineering Report, 4th March 2021


Screenshot of speakers at the UNESCO-WFEO launch of the Second UNESCO Engineering Report, 4th March 2021

 

For more information:

  • “Engineering for Sustainable Development: Delivering on the Sustainable Development Goals” Full Report

English | 中文 | (pending: Français)

  • Executive Summary

English | Français | Español | Русский | العربية | 中文

  • Press release

English | Français | Español | Русский | العربية | 中文

Event Agenda

Event Poster

The presentation by WFEO leaders Prof Gong Ke, Dr Marlene Kanga and Prof Jose Vieira

Young Engineers Panel Discussion at the Main Event

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