Baku, October 23, AZERTAC
The Azerbaijan Engineering Academy unanimously approved the World Federation of Engineering Organizations (WFEO) under UNESCO as a full-fledged WFEO at the Executive Council held on October 13, 2023 and at the General Assembly meeting held on October 14, 2023 through secret voting member was elected.
According to the Azerbaijan Engineering Academy, Azerbaijan achieved this great success with the support of the President of the Engineering Academy, academician Arif Pashayev, and as a result of the hard work of the academy’s employees. The Engineering Academy is the only organization in this prestigious international organization in the CIS and the Middle East.
The World Federation of Engineering Organizations (WFEO), the highest body for the engineering profession, was established in 1968 under the auspices of UNESCO and represents more than 100 countries and nearly 30 million engineers.
WFEO is the international voice of engineering, recognized by the United Nations as the leading non-governmental organization in the field of science and technology.
It works closely with United Nations bodies, including UNESCO, to address major global challenges in science and engineering, particularly to contribute to United Nations Sustainable Development through engineering.
In the field of cooperation of the Azerbaijan Engineering Academy with WFEO, the integration of engineering ideas into the world community will be accelerated, the achievements of the academy will increase, international cooperation with various countries will develop in the future, and its borders will expand with other academies. This achievement is the best platform for leading scientists, engineers and researchers to share their scientific results, conduct active discussions and develop technical programs.