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Preekstoel groundwater project a ‘model for SA”

On Thursday, 13 July 2017, a delegation led by Deputy Minister of Water and Sanitation, Pam Tswhete, paid a visit to the Preekstoel Water Purification Plant in Hermanus. Hosted by the Overstrand Municipality, the visit was in keeping with the Department’s study of various water and sanitation projects that could offer countenance to the drought and subsequent dwindling water shortages…

Career Guides given to IkamvaYouth Programme

To assist and develop our youth, WISA recently provided WRC and EWSETA’s Career Guides to the head office of the IkamvaYouth Programme in Pretoria, for distribution to their branches nationwide. Each branch has a resource centre (library) where these Career Guides will be kept for learners to use. This photo was taken at the Joza Branch in the Eastern Cape.…

Water Research Commission Career Guide

The Water Research Commission has many useful resources available on its website, one of the more beneficial is the Career Guide for learners. Should you wish to view the Career guide please click on the link provided: http://www.wrc.org.za/Pages/CareerGuide.aspx  The Career Guide provides information on: water-related careers; academic contacts; water-related departments, organizations, societies and institutions, and bursaries and internships in the water sector. The WRC…

WISA celebrates Mandela Day

  As part of Mandela Day celebrations, WISA delivered more than 100 stationery sets and a cash donation to Nokuphila Primary School in President Park, Midrand. This primary school is part of The Love Trust. WISA was represented by Dr Lester Goldman (CEO) and Mr Jaco Seaman (Marketing and Events Manager). Mr Erik van den Top (Operations, The Love Trust)…

Young Water Professionals AGM

Notice is hereby given that the 2017 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING (AGM) of members of the South African Young Water Professional (YWP-ZA), a Division of the Water Institute of Southern Africa (WISA) and Programme of the International Water Association (IWA), will be held at the WISA Offices, 5 Constantia Park, 546 16th Rd, Midrand, 1685, Johannesburg on 13 May 2017, at…

WISA Annual General Meeting 2017

All WISA Members are invited to attend the Annual General Meeting of the Institute which will be taking place at 31 May 2017 at 13h30 . The meeting will be held at the ERWAT Auditorium, Hartebeestfontein Office Park R25 (Bronkhorstspruit/Bapsfontein), Kempton Park. Should you wish to attend the AGM please RSVP to Melissa Wheal on admin@wisa.org.za by 26 May 2017.…

WISA Water Science Division AGM – 2017

Members are invited to attend the Annual General Meeting of the Water Science Division which will be taking place on Monday, 8 May 2017 at 10h00 at the WISA Water Sustainability Symposium, Lord Charles Hotel, Somerset West. The agenda for the meeting is attached below. Should you wish to attend the AGM please RSVP to wisawaterscience@gmail.com by 2 May 2017.…

WISA Membrane Technology Division AGM – 2017

Members are invited to attend the Annual General Meeting of the WISA Membrane Technology Division which will be taking place on Monday, 8 May 2017 at 15h15 at the WISA Water Sustainability Symposium, Lord Charles Hotel, Somerset West. Please RSVP to Zaheer Orwell on zaheer@bergstan.co.za by 2 May 2017. The Division is calling for nominations for members to serve on…

WISA Water Reuse Division AGM – 2017

Members are invited to attend the Annual General Meeting of the Water Reuse Division which will be taking place on Tuesday 9th May 2017 at 10h00 at the WISA Water Sustainability Symposium, Lord Charles Hotel, Somerset West. The agenda for the meeting is attached below. Should you wish to attend the AGM please RSVP to Chris Swartz on cswartz@mweb.co.za by…