By Clarissa Brocklehurst, Water and Sanitation Specialist
Toilets. We tend to shy away from talking about them, preferring, as polite Canadians, to talk about “washrooms” instead. We take them for granted here in Canada, and work instead on more general issues of wastewater management. But basic sanitation - often in the form of simple toilets such as pit latrines - is sadly lacking in many countries of the world. That’s why World Toilet Day is so important. (More...)
CWWA is very excited to launch our new consolidated event scheduled for October 25-28 in Whistler British Columbia - Be sure to Save the Date
The Canadian Water and Wastewater Association (CWWA) was established in 1986 to represent the common interest of Canada's municipal water and wastewater systems to federal and interprovincial bodies with respect to policies, programs, national codes, standards, and legislation. CWWA's membership has expanded to include other than municipal systems, giving our members an even stronger voice in Ottawa. CWWA celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2011.