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ARTICLES 2016

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15 December 2016

Gauteng DWS acts tough on unauthorized water use

12 December 2016

Water safety crucial during the festive season

12 December 2016

DWS’s Aqua Enduro programme sharpens young minds for the water and sanitation sector

12 December 2016

Northern Cape residents over the moon after receiving wheelbarrow water tankers

09 December 2016

SADC countries work together to resolve problems over limited water resources

08 December 2016

Everyone should have a flushing toilet by 2030

07 December 2016

Richards Bay Desalination Plant

06 December 2016

Free State officials commemorate World Aids Day

04 December 2016

Minister Mokonyane holds a memorial service for Fidel Castro with the Cubans

02 December 2016

Blouberg Women encouraged to play a role in saving water

01 December 2016

Keep Toilets Clean and Save lives

30 November 2016

Anita lose weight to win Biggest Loser Challenge

30 November 2016

Learners receive university bursaries

30 November 2016

Greenfields community educated about the importance of toilets

24 November 2016

Quality Services Afforded to the Community of Bloemhof

23 November 2016

DWS hands over R44 million Waste Water Treatment Plants to municipalities

22 November 2016

DWS strengthens stakeholder engagement through Community Management Forums

22 November 2016

DWS makes interventions to improve the operation of priority waste water treatment works

22 November 2016

The Department of Water and Sanitation celebrates World Toilet Day in Bitou Local Municipality

21 November 2016

SA-Cuba 20 year cooperation bears fruits in imparting critical skills

18 November 2016

Rain and Sterkfontein water raise water levels at Vaal Dam

16 November 2016

Minister Mokonyane Hands Over the Paarl Waste Water Treatment Plant Project to Drankenstein Local Municpality

14 November 2016

Free State staff recommit to working as a team

14 November 2016

Basotho swell with pride for providing life-saving water to South Africa

10 November 2016

KwaZulu-Natal partners with Transnet on the Drop the Block Campaign

02 November 2016

Gauteng DWS’s Health and Safety Office takes awareness campaign to employees

31 October 2016

Minister Mokonyane engages with Black Business in Soweto

31 October 2016

Wash Hands to Prevent Spread of Diseases

31 October 2016

Practicing good hygiene could improve the quality of life

27 October 2016

Jones explores underground water

25 October 2016

DWS resolute in its quest to ensure clean governance

24 October 2016

DWS officials take the hand washing lessons to schools in Limpopo

24 October 2016

Jubilance as Minister Mokonyane hands over the Vaal Gamagara Water Scheme

18 October 2016

DWS in North West take Global Handwashing Day campaign to schools

17 October 2016

DWS praised by Kroonstad community for its water interventions

17 October 2016

Women in DWS’s Women incubation programme breaks barriers

14 October 2016

Free State DWS engages the youth with interest in the water sector

14 October 2016

Water Restrictions to be intensified in Gauteng

14 October 2016

Women in Water Incubator programme key for emancipation of women

14 October 2016

DWS in Northern Cape take Global Handwashing Day campaign to pre-schools

13 October 2016

Staff at KZN Regional Office encouraged to wash their hands

11 October 2016

War on Leaks trainees gives thumbs up to the programme for changing their lives

07 October 2016

Drop-the-Block Empowers Volunteers

07 October 2016

Bulwer Emergency Water Scheme Brings Relief

06 October 2016

Rand Water calls on municipalities to reduce water supply

05 October 2016

DWS Minister Mokonyane calls on communities to change behaviour towards water conservation

03 October 2016

Water and Sanitation Forums make an impact

28 September 2016

Ermelo WWTW Refurbished for Optimal Functionality

28 September 2016

Reservoir and Reticulation for Kamadakwa-Ndlovu Community

26 September 2016

DWS’s Heritage Day celebrated to break down walls of suspicion amongst people

23 September 2016

Puppet Show Promotes Water Conservation in Schools

22 September 2016

Water conservation must ensure it’s not an expensive commodity

22 September 2016

WRC celebrates water as a Heritage Month issue driving the socio-economy of the country

21 September 2016

Public consultations on Climate Change & Sustainable Hydropower Generation continue

21 September 2016

Use the available water wisely

15 September 2016

SA Statistician-General recognises achievements of RDP goals made by Department of Water and Sanitation

15 September 2016

DWS hosts eye-opening policy national public consultation workshop in Pretoria

14 September 2016

Banking Water for Hard Times

13 September 2016

Forum Discusses Olifants Catchment Issues

13 September 2016

Notable progress on WWTP in the Free State

12 September 2016

Vhembe District celebrating this year’s Casual Day in style

12 September 2016

Water Conservation, the Buzz Word in Celebration of Arbor Day

08 September 2016

DWS provides much needed relief to drought stricken communities

08 September 2016

Behavioural change key to mitigating effects of water shortages

08 September 2016

`Best drought interventions don't require money but behavioural change`- Minister Mokonyane

07 September 2016

Limpopo Regional Office employee starts Heritage Month in style

05 September 2016

DWS works with Sibanye Gold to protect the natural resource

05 September 2016

Face 2 Face with Lancelot Tibana

05 September 2016

Free State Water and Sanitation women walk the walk

02 September 2016

Qalabotjha Waste Water Treatment Works

01 September 2016

DWS empowers women through information sharing

31 August 2016

DWS final consultation on raw water charges for next financial year ends on high note

31 August 2016

Face to Face with Tebogo Diradingwe

31 August 2016

Minister Mokonyane gives account on SA`s progress towards SDGs

30 August 2016

Let s localise solutions for inclusive economic growth

30 August 2016

Water for Sustainable growth at SIWI World Water Week, Stockholm

29 August 2016

Municipalities trained on Blue and Green Drop Systems

26 August 2016

Stakeholders Engaged on Casteel Dam Rehabilitation

26 August 2016

KwaZulu-Natal hosts War on Leaks Workshop with Stakeholders

24 August 2016

Biggest loser participants going strong

24 August 2016

DWS women on cloud nine after pampering during Women’s Month Celebration

23 August 2016

What women’s month means to me as a woman - Pulane Shabe

23 August 2016

“It is enjoyable if you know the impact of the work you do”

23 August 2016

The Department of Water and Sanitation engages the communities of Matzikama Municipality on water and sanitation issues

22 August 2016

Empowered women make informed health and strategic decisions

22 August 2016

South Africa and Botswana discuss Water Quality Monitoring and Hyacinth Management

19 August 2016

KM Champions Urged to Make a Difference

19 August 2016

Stakeholders Engaged on Groundwater Management

19 August 2016

From SA Youth Water Prize winner to Hydrologist

18 August 2016

Celebrating Women of Wisdom & Success

17 August 2016

DWS walk-in centres open

17 August 2016

Church’s Women’s Month celebration throws weight behind DWS’ Drop-the-Block Campaign

17 August 2016

Healthy Living is the way as KZN launches internal “Biggest Loser Programme”

16 August 2016

Poor water quality and inadequate sanitation negatively impact on food security

12 August 2016

Over 7000 youth recruited for the WOL 2nd intake

12 August 2016

Science Week Expo Opens Learners’ Eyes

12 August 2016

A slight increase in dam levels

11 August 2016

Minister Nomvula Mokonyane graced the Power FM airwaves

11 August 2016

New Councilors to be inducted in water and sanitation issues

11 August 2016

Sustainable Development Goals measure the factors addressing the needs of the poor

05 August 2016

Drought Negatively Affects All

05 August 2016

Municipalities Engaged on Water Quality

05 August 2016

Face to Face with Mike Gert Beukes

04 August 2016

DWS women encouraged to wear idhuku during women`s month

04 August 2016

DWS ensures potable water is supplied to voting stations within Limpopo Province

04 August 2016

Mzimvubu Water Project to bring hope to residents

02 August 2016

War on Leaks programme seeks ways to best approach the challenges facing South Africa

01 August 2016

Water and Sanitation Community Meetings Restore Cooperation

28 July 2016

Departmental initiatives to improve the lives of the youth

28 July 2016

DWS Touches Base with Community on Water and Sanitation Issues

27 July 2016

Learners & Community Encouraged to Save Water

26 July 2016

Drought-stricken eDumbe gets a visit from the Deputy Minister of Water and Sanitation, Mrs Pamela Tshwete

23 July 2016

BMW Group encompasses a long-term sustainability approach to communities

22 July 2016

DWS launches Drop-the-block Campaign in Kimberly

22 July 2016

Face to Face with Papashane Jerry Mofokeng

21 July 2016

Department of Water and Sanitation on course to limit ground and surface water pollution originating from mines

20 July 2016

Working Together for Clear Rivers

19 July 2016

DWS staff makes a difference by clearing rivers

19 July 2016

Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane rolled up sleeves at Jukskei River for Mandela

17 July 2016

KwaZulu-Natal kicks off the Clear Rivers Campaign

15 July 2016

Preaching Clear Rivers on a Daily Basis

13 July 2016

DWS employees lead by example on cleaning rivers

08 July 2016

Deputy Minister urges delegates to shine spotlight on War on Leaks Programme

06 July 2016

Capacity to manage inland waters enhanced

05 July 2016

DWS’s drought relief intervention programme bears fruit

01 July 2016

Minister Mokonyane launches the R15 million Jericho Rural Bulk Water Scheme

30 June 2016

Londhindha Primary – a Rural School - Wins a Media Centre

30 June 2016

DWS Held the National BLM Competition

30 June 2016

DWS close off youth month celebrations with a bang

28 June 2016

Mhlabatshane Dam Safety Awareness Campaign

27 June 2016

Vaal Gamagara water quality control laboratory and water scheme bring joy to Northern Capers

15 June 2016

Minister Launches Waste Water Treatment Works in Kroonstad

09 June 2016

DWS Director General visits Waste Water Treatment Works in the Vaal

08 June 2016

Puppet Show Hits Kwaggafontein Schools

08 June 2016

Water Conservation Awareness Crucial for Thembisile Hani

07 June 2016

Water conservation taken to the next level

07 June 2016

Wheel Barrow Water Containers Improve Lives

03 June 2016

KZN Celebrates Youth Month with a Youth Symposium

27 May 2016

Government communicators urged to inform communities about state programmes

24 May 2016

The country’s economy needs reliable and safe water supplies

21 May 2016

SA Youth water winner

20 May 2016

El Nino declining, but tough times ahead

19 May 2016

Hundreds of jobs created through the long-term AMD project

16 May 2016

Criminal Matters Amenmend Bill

13 May 2016

Mbombela to benefit from Hoxani extension

12 May 2016

Drought relief for Umjindi & Thembisile Hani

03 May 2016

Illegal water users taught a lesson

09 May 2016

Learners encouraged to take water related careers

06 May 2016

Minister visits War on Leaks trainees

05 May 2016

Hennops River gets spruced

28 April 2016

Municipalities receive much needed waste water injection

22 April 2016

DM Tshwete uplifts Ngqushwa

21 April 2016

Drought relief for Umjindi & Thembisile Hani

20 April 2016

War on Leaks trainees already tackling water losses

20 April 2016

Khaliphani to represent Mpumalanga in SAYWP

19 April 2016

Understanding Water Use licence

14 April 2016

Emakhazeni WWTW refurbishment begins

13 April 2016

Senekal tanks deliver good quality water

11 April 2016

Water conservation education and awareness are much needed essentials for the people of Giyani

11 April 2016

The MIP maintains an impressive 'business as usual' approach despite setbacks

08 April 2016

Validation verification of water use in the Olifants

07 April 2016

Face to Face with with Maureen Letloenyane

07 April 2016

Water users are encouraged to pay their debt

07 April 2016

Development must be balanced by an increased supply of water

07 April 2016

The race to make waste water treatment plants viable is on high gear

04 April 2016

Drought Relief Imbizo held at Melmoth

01 April 2016

Water conservation awareness with inmates

01 April 2016

Do we know the value of wetlands?

01 April 2016

KOBWA provides water access and dignified sanitation

30 March 2016

Learners determined to seize opportunities

30 March 2016

The youth, especially pupils from rural villages, empowered for the future

29 March 2016

Minister Mokonyane donates 350 water wheelbarrows to churchgoers

23 March 2016

KwaZulu-Natal Launches Lower Tugela Bulk Water Supply Scheme

23 March 2016

Bethal sewer system restored to functionality

18 March 2016

DWS targets learners during Water Week

17 March 2016

DWS takes the water conservation messages to the people of Alexandra

16 March 2016

Official kick start of national water week Heilbron

07 March 2016

DWS Awards a Media Classroom to Cabane JSS

02 March 2016

Groundwater must play a role to supplement surface water

29 February 2016

Water Recycling can be done

26 February 2016

Water Quality and Water Quality Management Challenges in SA

24 February 2016

Director General in Beijing for crucial talks

24 February 2016

Bushbuckridge & Nkomazi to receive toilets

23 February 2016

Drop The Block Campaign to boost to water conservation efforts

22 February 2016

NW Region rise in establishing water and sanitation forums

19 February 2016

KZN Roll out Drop-The-Block Campaign

18 February 2016

Reticulation project brings relief

15 February 2016

Could Desalination Save us From Drought

10 February 2016

Overloaded Vaal WWTWs need urgent intervention to avert pollution

10 February 2016

Water Use Licenses a must for sand mining in KwaZulu-Natal and other areas

09 February 2016

DWS` Jericho water infrastructure refurbishment intervention

08 February 2016

Steve Tshwete and Mbombela have best tap water in Mpumalanga

05 February 2016

Effluent Re-use in Northern Cape

05 February 2016

Joy and excitement as trucks full of water take for the drought stricken areas

04 February 2016

Waste Water Treatment Works receive an upgrade

03 February 2016

Groundwater information is essential in drought situations

01 February 2016

Operation Hydrate

01 February 2016

Mpumalanga Drought Interventions

01 February 2016

Partnership aid drought situations

28 January 2016

Department strives for clean water

24 January 2016

DWS intervens to bring Water and Sanitation relief to Tswaing Local Municipality

15 January 2016

South Africa and Zambia continues to forge relations

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