Waterless toilets are the way of the future

South Africa, as with many other countries worldwide, continuously experience droughts and water shortages. Water and Sanitation minister, Nomvula Mokonyane, is championing a ‘sanitation revolution’ in South Africa, a huge part of which is dry-flush toilets.

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Solutions to the world’s water crisis

World leaders, water experts and development professionals met in Stockholm in August to seek solutions to the world’s several escalating water crises.

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Is there hope for South Africa’s water crisis?

In 2012, the government admitted that South Africa could face a huge problem with water supplies in the future. And now, in 2015, we are facing those problems. But what can be done to overcome the current crisis?

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South Africa turns to jobless for its War on Leaks

A total of 15 000 young people, with the minimum qualification of Grade 12 matric or N3 with maths and science, will be trained for a campaign called War on Leaks.

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Water-wise women (Part 2)

By: Kelly-Ann Prinsloo – writer

Plumbing Africa continues the discussion with ladies of the industry about the challenges they have faced and the experience they have gained in their respective journeys through the plumbing industry

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Water safety plans

By: Andrew ‘Andy’ Camphausen

We look at the importance of water safety plans and of creating lasting plumbing infrastructure that will bring water to the people for generations to come

I just received the July 2015 edition of Plumbing Africa. Whilst perusing this periodical, it came to my attention that it is filled with articles regarding the looming water crisis in South Africa. Many specialists in the water field have given their opinions on how to combat this crisis in the different articles.

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