Wednesday, December 03, 2008

Engineering Report Soft Release at the World Engineering Convention

The first ever international report on engineering from UNESCO, and it is intended to:
  • Identify issues and challenges facing engineering
  • Promote better public understanding of engineering and its role in society, and
  • Highlight ways of making engineering and engineering education more attractive to young people, especially women
The report had a "soft launch" this week at the World Engineers’ Convention in Brasilia on 2-6 December 2008, and be published at UNESCO in spring 2009.

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