Our Mission

Develop a more diverse engineering workforce.

 
 

WomEng is an authentic values-driven organisation for women in engineering by predominantly women engineers who have developed programmes to address the issues facing women in the engineering sector from school level all the way through to industry. Being a dynamic organisation, WomEng has been able to meet the changing demands and needs of the global engineering industry.

 

WomEng has been able to deliver cost effective, impactful programming and has a successful track record spanning over 12 years in developing programmes that work. It is a financially transparent organisation, with a strong board of directors. WomEng’s unique model ensures lasting impact created by passionate and committed people.

 

AWARDS AND HONOURS

  • Special Mention and Award by the Government of China and UNESCO at the BRICS Summit, China, 2017

  • Fortune Most Powerful Women Awardee 2017

  • Global finalist for the 2015 Qatar WISE Award for Innovation in Education

  • Finalist for Airbus Diversity Award in 2015

  • Best Practice in TVET awarded by the African Union in 2015

  • Top NGO in South Africa awarded by Top Women Magazine in 2014

Advocacy

  • WomEng Co-founder, Naadiya Moosajee is on the World Economic Forum Global Future Council on Gender Education & the Future of Work which directs policy discussion for leading WEF events.

  • WomEng Co-founder, Hema Vallabh holds a seat on the World Federation of Engineering Organisations (WFEO) Women in Engineering Standing Technical Committee.

 WomEng Co-Founders Hema Vallabh and Naadiya Moosajee receive an award from UNESCO at the 2017 BRICS Summit in China. 

WomEng Co-Founders Hema Vallabh and Naadiya Moosajee receive an award from UNESCO at the 2017 BRICS Summit in China.