Some conference delegates who presented papers during Annual Water Conference(AWAC) 2015 which took place at St. Gaspar Hotel and Conference Centre from 16 to18 September 2015 in Dodoma . From left to right, Onesmo Sigalla from 2030 Water Resources Group Partnership, Eng Masaka Yusuph Maganga, Thadeus Ndeseiyo from Lake Rukwa Basin Water Board and Eng. Silvester Mahole from Shinyanga Water Supply and Sanitation Authority(SHUWASSA)


    Some participants of the Annual Water Conference (AWAC) which took place from 16th -18th September 2015 at St. Gaspar Hotel & Conference Centre in Dodoma organized by ATAWAS


    Some delegates of AWAC 2015 who visited the UDOM pump station as one of the water pump station of Dodoma Water Supply and Sanitation Authority (DUWASA), taking a group picture.


    The participants of the third Annual Water Conference (AWAC) 2015 which took place from 16th -18th September 2015 at St. Gaspar Hotel & Conference Centre in Dodoma poses for a group photo together with the ATAWAS secretariat


    The GIS trainer Ms Erimina Massawe from Ardhi University elaborating some points during the GIS workshop which took place in Dar

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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AWAC!!   AWAC!!   AWAC!!


Dear ATAWAS Member,
Dear ATAWAS Stakeholder,


The discounted early bird rate for the upcoming Annual Water Conference(AWAC 2016) has been extended to 30th August 2016. AWAC 2016 will take place from 8th -10th November 2016 at St. Gaspar Hotel & Conference Centre in Dodoma, Tanzania.


The conference will discuss the development of water supply and sanitation in Tanzania and challenges facing the sector . The AWAC-2016 theme is “KNOWLEDGE, CAPACITY AND LEARNING IN THE WATER AND SANITATION SECTOR”.


Join AWAC 2016 as a delegate, exhibitor or a sponsor and profit from the following:


 * Receive 15 selected paper presentation from water and sanitation sector experts

 *Learn the most recent projects, technologies, policy and best practices

 *Strengthen your personal network with the other actors and stakeholders

 *Meet Suppliers, distributors and service providers from the sector

 *Paper presenter participate free of charge


Early Bird Registration is now please get your ticket at a reduced price. The conference fee package for three days per person/exhibitor is shown on the table below:


AWAC 2015 Registration Fees

Early Bird Rate

Payment received  Before 31August 2016

Normal Rate

Payment received  Before 30 October 2016

Onsite Rate

Payment received  Before 31 October 2016


TZS 400,000

TZS 450,000

TZS 500,000

Exhibitor stand 3mx 3m

TZS 1,200,000

TZS 1,300,000

TZS 1,500,000

Sponsorship packages

on request

on request


A special discount of 10% is given to active ATAWAS members


Registration forms can be downloaded at: www.atawas.or.tz or requested from Steven at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call +255 655 656003



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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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