Water: Life’s most precious and scarce resource

COVID-19 has heightened awareness of the vital role of water and sanitation in dealing with various complex societal challenges including pandemics. Access to clean water and proper sanitation is vital during the current pandemic. Lack…

WISA Senior Fellow Awards 2021 Announcement

The WISA Board recently reviewed and approved the nominations received for the prestigious WISA Senior Fellow awards. The Senior Fellow Award is an exceptional honour and is not bestowed lightly. It considers the consistency of…

WISA welcomes new minister

The Water Institute of Southern Africa (WISA) congratulates Senzo Mchunu on his appointment as the Minister of Water and Sanitation in the South African Government. WISA applauds the separation of the Department of Water and…

Prof Chris Buckley Obituary

Professor Chris Buckley 5th July 1949 to 27th May 2021 In loving memory of Prof Chris Buckley – a true legend and pioneer who dedicated his life to providing water and sanitation services to the…

Happy Easter from WISA!

To those WISA members, staff and families who celebrate, we wish you a blessed and peaceful Easter. Travel safely, be Covid safe, and we will see you soon.