Jonathan Sawaya, Assistant Program Officer(Forum CC) presenting his paper “Enhancing Adaptation Capacity to the Impact of Climate Variability and Change on Water Sector in Tanzania” during AWAC 2016 at St. Gaspar Hotel in Dodoma


    The participants of the fourth Annual Water Conference (AWAC) 2016 which took place from 8th -10th November 2016 at St. Gaspar Hotel & Conference Centre in Dodoma poses for a group photo together with ATAWAS secretariat


    The Director of Shinyanga Water Supply and Sanitation Authority(Shuwasa), Eng. elaborating some points during one of AWAC 2016 session which he chaired


    A cross section of participants of AWAC 2016 make follow up during one of the conference plenary sessions


    A representative from Davis & Shirtliff (T) LTD, Eng. Erick Koko on (the right), receiving the guest of honor, Assistant Regional Administrative Secretary from Dodoma, Athumani Mathayo (at left) accompanied by the former ATAWAS CHAIRMAN Eng. Jackson Mutazamba (at the middle) to the exhibition booth during AWAC 2016 at St. Gaspar Hotel & Conference Centre in Dodoma.

The Association of Tanzanian Water Suppliers (ATAWAS) is a membership based Association operating in Tanzania mainland, registered under the Societies Ordinance of 1954 and its amendments.  ATAWAS was established in October 2002 after registration through Register of Societies as a Non-Governmental Organization. The Association has members from water suppliers mainly Urban Water and Sanitation Authorities in Tanzania from Regional and District Headquarters, Individual Members and other sectors in water industry such as water and sanitation service vendors, manufactures of water supply materials, water borehole drillers, water and sanitation engineering services and training institutions in water and sanitation.  ReadMore...


To professionally support and represent the water industry through information sharing, knowledge management and advocacy.

ATAWAS is in close cooperation with different partners which are:

Development Partners:

  • GIZ

Government Partners:

  • Ministry of Water (MoW)
  • Prime Minister’s Office- Regional Administration and Local Government (PMO-RALG)
  • Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (EWURA)


To be a world class Association in the water industry

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Dear ATAWAS Member,
Dear ATAWAS Stakeholder,


The Financial Management Workshop which was to take place from 5-8 December 2016 at Water Institute in Dar es Salaam will now take place from 17 to 20 January 2017 at the same venue


The workshop fee per participant is TZS 400,000 for ATAWAS Members and TZS 500,000 for Non-members.


The amount paid will help to cover costs for venue, training materials, lunch and refreshments.


Participants are required to cover their transport costs and up keep in Dar es Salaam. A discount of 10% on the workshop fee will be given to active ATAWAS members.


All payments should be done to the following bank details: Account Name: ATAWAS; bank: CRDB Kijitonyama branch; Account number: 01J1013385600.


Please confirm your participation by 12th January 2017 by sending your registration form to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 0655 656003 Steven Mpondi.


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ATAWAS Contacts

Located at Water Development and Management Institute (WDMI) Campus
Off Sam Nujoma Road,University Road,
P.O.Box 31254
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Tel: +255 22 2410383,
Fax: +255 22 2410383
E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: www.atawas.or.tz

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