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10 November 2018

Minister Nkwinti proposes short term solution to the water crisis in Giyani

20 November 2018

DWS in North West take World Toilet Day commemoration to Dikebu Village

19 November 2018

Observing World Toilet Day by encouraging learners to keep toilets clean for the health of the nation

15 November 2018

DWS in KwaZulu-Natal raises awareness of sanitation as part of World Toilet Day

15 November 2018

DWS in Limpopo holds LIMCOM Stakeholder Workshop

14 November 2018

Skype interviews saves department thousands

12 November 2018

Innovators showcase creative solutions at DWS’s Ministerial Interactive Session

12 November 2018

Water sector stakeholders respond to Minister Nkwinti’s call to find solutions

31 October 2018

Dam levels succumb to the heat wave – DWS report

30 October 2018

Handwashing awareness to prevent the spread of diseases and unnecessary deaths

29 October 2018

Private sector urged to invest in water infrastructure

29 October 2018

Heatwave is affecting the country’s water resources

29 October 2018

Gauteng DWS teams up with Emaplatini to take hand washing campaign to a Soweto school

25 October 2018

Summit puts spotlight on improved sanitation in schools for girl children

24 October 2018

Xolobe Village residents receive 22 water tanks to assist with water shortages

18 October 2018

Mbombela officials reminded of the importance of handwashing

16 October 2018

Washing hands at critical times is a must

16 October 2018

St Camillus Primary School leaners taught about the importance of washing hands

15 October 2018

DWS Head Office officials commemorate Global Handwashing Day

15 October 2018

Washing hands for a healthy nation

15 October 2018

Keep hands clean to stop the spread of germs

11 October 2018

Cleaning stream for a healthy community

02 October 2018

Water and Sanitation Forum members discuss water issues

01 October 2018

Deputy Minister Tshwete believes the youth has the power to change the water sector

01 October 2018

Deputy Minister Tshwete honours learners for their efforts in the water sector

30 September 2018

Vaal river crisis: Minister Gugile Nkwinti defended

19 September 2018

WSLG partners put urgency in the realisation of Sustainable Development Goals 6

19 September 2018

DWS unearths future water ambassadors in Mpumalanga

18 September 2018

Deputy Minister hands over 10 water trucks to Amathole District Municipality

17 September 2018

Mzimvubu Water Project set to commence in January

14 September 2018

Gauteng Provincial govt, City of Tshwane and DWS recommit to solve Temba and Hammanskraal water woes

11 September 2018

Gauteng DWS hands over a reservoir to Emfuleni Municipality to address water loses

29 August 2018

DWS holds first roundtable discussion to address water pollution

28 August 2018

DWS hosted a roundtable discussion on Water Pollution

27 August 2018

The importance of trans-boundary water management

27 August 2018

Eastern Cape Water Committee meets to discuss water and sanitation issues

27 August 2018

Bushbuckridge learners encouraged to consider careers in the water sector

24 August 2018

War on leaks programme a huge success in assisting youths in their careers and personal development

16 August 2018

DWS and Sasol partner to reduce water losses

15 August 2018

Gauteng officials take a stand against fraud and corruption

06 August 2018

DWS, Rand Water handover Rothdene Pump Station to Midvaal LM’s technical team

06 August 2018

DWS entices learners into water and sanitation careers

06 August 2018

Clean-up campaign taken to Rietspruit in Evaton

06 August 2018


30 July 2018

JoJo tanks to bring relief to Co-Ops

24 July 2018

Eldorado Park gets behind DWS’s Clear River Campaign

23 July 2018

Olifants water users engaged on raw water tariffs for 2019/20

19 July 2018

Minister Nkwinti and Sebokeng residents find common ground on Sedibeng Regional Sanitation Scheme

13 July 2018

NWRI: Central Operation completes construction of survey store at Potchefstroom Area Office

11 July 2018

DWS & Cobra partnership for water-wise communities

29 June 2018

Minister Nkwinti signs a Memorandum of Cooperation with the Government of Japan

27 June 2018

Team Gauteng comes second in three different categories at the 2018 Baswa Le Meetse competition

26 June 2018

Deputy Minister Tshwete encourages young people to take interest in the water sector

26 June 2018

WISA Conference gaining momentum

26 June 2018

NWRI: Central Operation busy with upgrading of access road project at Jericho Dam

26 June 2018

DWS completes upgrading of internal road project at Westoe Dam, Mpumalanga

22 June 2018

Serve with commitment and passion and fight the demon of corruption in the public service

18 June 2018

DWS rewards innovative young water ambassadors

15 June 2018

Deputy Minister Tshwete visits Makana LM to resolve water challenges

12 June 2018

Jermaine heaps praises on DWS for opening doors for him

11 June 2018

Keeping the environment clean for safe and healthy water

07 June 2018

Department to recruit new employees at Finale

04 June 2018

Schools go head-to-head at SA Youth Water Prize Competition

31 May 2018

DWS Free State bid farewell to Cubans

30 May 2018

DWS schools’ public speaking competition seeks fresh ideas to water and sanitation

29 May 2018

Learners from Mahikeng address water leaks during SAYWP competitions

23 May 2018

Government commits to improve the lives of citizens

23 May 2018

Centrality of water in biodiversity

23 May 2018

DWS will reprioritise water reticulation in rural areas – Minister Gugile Nkwinti

14 May 2018

Minister Nkwinti engage community on water projects in Giyani

14 May 2018

Five schools to represent Limpopo in National Baswa le Meetsi competition

14 May 2018

Eastern Cape officials committed to treasury regulations

09 May 2018

Pricing Strategy to monitor industrial water waste

02 May 2018

Young water scientist to represent Free State at SAYWP Competitions

25 April 2018

Sevengwana Secondary School wins SAYWP provincial competition

24 April 2018

Water and Sanitation Graduate trainee sets the sky as her limit

19 April 2018

Communities urged to protect water infrastructure to ensure effective water supply

17 April 2018

DWS shares best water regulatory practices with Nigerian counterparts

10 April 2018

Early Christmas for Modimolle residents as DWS partners deliver water

28 March 2018

Cllr. Khoba reprimand residents of Herschel during Water Week

27 March 2018

DWS shines the spotlight on water conservation during exhibition

26 March 2018

DWS gives Hannes Van Niekek Waste Water Treatment Works an upgrade

26 March 2018

Learners battled it out for top honours at the school water conservation event

26 March 2018

Innovative learners vying to ensure access to safe water

22 March 2018

SAWS urges the public to be cautious ahead of looming floods

22 March 2018

Officials take water conservation education to the people in Tsakane

22 March 2018

NWRI: Central Operation busy with embankment project at Camden Pump Station

19 March 2018

DWS Sunlight partners to save water

19 March 2018

DWS and City of Joburg join hands to clean the Jukskei River

13 March 2018

Botshabelo Primary School wins Provincial Baswa Le Meetse competition

08 March 2018

DWS regions make valuable input into the National Water and Sanitation drat Bill

28 February 2018

Eastern Cape Mayors gather to find solutions on drought

28 February 2018

South Africa and Swaziland celebrates 25 years of Kobwa

12 February 2018

Central Operation completes rehabilitation of Popenyana canal project

21 February 2018

MK Veterans urged to assist DWS to discourage illegal water connections

12 February 2018

Blood drive campaign

09 February 2018

Drought has a negative effect on farming

05 February 2018

National Water and Sanitation Master Plan, a vision for the future

30 January 2018

Minister Mokonyane emphasizes reduction of water usage

29 January 2018

Deputy Minister discourages vandalism of water infrastructure

25 January 2018

City of Cape getting full support from DWS, says Mr Balzer

25 January 2018

Blueprint to guide Water and Sanitation Master Plan

23 January 2018

Gauteng inputs to draft National Water and Sanitation Master Plan

22 January 2018

DWS’s intention to introduce a single CMA gathers steam

16 January 2018

DWS’s partnership with Izakhiwo Imfundo Bursary Trust continues to bear fruits


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