The IWA WWCE2016 in Brisbane will showcase the largest Africa representation in the exhibit ever. ON a surface of 121 m2 stand space multiple African utilities and organizations present themselves and interact with delegates and other exhibitors.
The Pavilion is organized by AfWA, The African Water Association (AfWA), formerly known as Union of African Water Suppliers (UAWS), founded in 1980. AfWA is a continental platform that brings together Corporates of Drinking water production and distribution, corporates managing Sanitation services, as well as those that regulate water and sanitation sectorial policies in African countries. It is composed of 115 Corporate Members, also called Regular or Active Members, from 45 African countries.
AfWA, the unique continental organization in Africa in the Water – Sanitation – Hygiene (WASH) sector was recognized, in 2014 by the United Nations Organization as an Advisory Member of its Economic and Social Commission with a Special Consultative Status.
AfWA’s Head Office is based in Abidjan – Côte d’Ivoire – West Africa
Participating organizations in the Africa Pavilion are: