WISA Media Statement on Western Cape water crisis

27 October 2017 SA Water Institute on Western Cape water crisis   The water sector is filled with scientists and engineers that are trained to design, operate, and maintain a very complex system that needs to collect, treat, and distribute water to sustain life and business for South African citizens. Some of the challenges that these professionals face do indeed…

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…

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…