Our Shaping the World initiative (STW) was launched in 2013, with HRH The Princess Royal as its patron. STW supports projects that address pressing global challenges, including:
- Devastating water poverty
- Growing urbanisation
- Energy shortages
- Dramatic climate effects
Use the tabs below to find out why we need to act and what we're doing.
Institution of Civil Engineers - Shaping the World
The Institution of Civil Engineers is embarking on an ambitious worldwide initiative called Shaping the World which will see an exciting programme of work launched.
Through this work, we aim to harness the creativity, energy, and dedication of today's and tomorrow's civil engineers, business leaders and Governments to work together to help address the global infrastructure challenges such as sustainability, energy consumption and climate change.