Our Mission

Develop a more gender diverse engineering and tech 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 through effective lobbying, advocacy, capacity building and engagement of the sector.

WomEng has been able to deliver cost effective, impactful programming and has a successful track record since 2006 in developing programmes that work. We are a financially transparent organisation, with a strong board of directors. WomEng’s unique model ensures lasting impact created by passionate and committed people.

Advocacy

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