Divisions

Young Water Professionals (YWP)

The South African Young Water Professionals (YWP-ZA) Programme is focused on bringing people working in or interested in the water sector together in a meaningful way. YWP-ZA is a network…

Water Science

Objectives To promote the knowledge and practice of water and wastewater treatment. To encourage and advise on the training and education of persons engaged in the watercare industry. To endeavour…

Water Reuse

Overview The WISA Water Reuse Division (WRD) was established in 2013 and the inaugural meeting was held at the International Water Association (IWA) Specialist Reuse Conference in Windhoek during October…

Water Distribution

Objectives The Division provides a centre of expertise for all aspects of the planning, implementation, management and control of water distribution systems. The objectives of the division are to provide…

Southern African Industrial Water (SAIWA)

Mission To gather and disseminate information for the advancement of cost-effective and environmentally acceptable operational practices, control measures and management of industrial water and wastewater related systems and processes. Objectives…

Process Controllers

The Process Controller Division of the Water Institute of Southern Africa (WISA) realises that Water and wastewater are critical and scarce specialised fields within the Water Sector that requires highly…

Mine Water

Mission To provide a multi-disciplinary forum for the advancement of cost-effective and environmentally acceptable water management in the South African Mining and Metallurgical industry. Objectives The Mine Water Division was…

Membrane Technology (MTD)

Objectives To provide a forum to facilitate the exchange of information and experience on membrane technology for water and wastewater management. Organise conferences, symposia, demonstrations and plant visits. Develop educational…

Management

Objectives To advance the theory and practice of the management of water-related institutions; To provide forums by holding seminars, conferences, workshops and meetings to disseminate knowledge and information on all…

Anaerobic Sludge Processes (ASP)

Scope of Interest This division aims to provide a communication forum for engineers, scientists and practitioners interested in: Sludge and residuals management: This includes the management of organic and inorganic…

Community Water Supply & Sanitation (CWSS)

Objectives To provide a forum, by holding seminars, conferences, workshops and meetings to disseminate knowledge and information on all matters related to the delivery of water supply and sanitation services…

Innovation for Water and Sanitation

Objectives Technology innovation includes an array of approaches: the development and deployment of new technologies; new applications of existing technology; production changes; and organisational, management and cultural changes that can…

Small Wastewater Treatment Works (SWWTWD)

Purpose The aim of the Small Wastewater Treatment Works Division is to fulfil the present and future needs of the authorities, owners and professionals involved in the design, supply, operation,…