Executive Council meeting of Federation of African Engineering Organisations FAEO currently underway in Tunis on the sidelines of the International Conference on Engineering and Food Security in Africa which is being held under the auspices of the Order of Engineers Tunisia in collaboration with the World Federation of Engineering Organisations WFEO from June 24th to 26th. In attendance are Ing Carlien Bou Chedid President Elect FAEO, Ing. Leslie Alex Ayeh President GhIE, Ing. Kwabena Agyei Agyepong Executive Director West African Federation of Engineering Organisations WAFEO and Ing. Dr. Kwame Boakye Past President GhIE. The delegation returns on Friday.

The conference will be focusing particularly on SDG 2 ZERO HUNGER and SDG 12 SUSTAINABLE CONSUMPTION AND PRODUCTION. The conference will highlight the role of Engineers in ensuring Food Security and Food Safety on the continent.

The conference will also provide a platform for the exchange of knowledge, innovative ideas, experiences evaluate case studies of engineers, scientists and policy makers and civil society organisations working in this field. The conference is expected to conclude with a Declaration on “Food Security as viewed by Engineers”.