WOP: World Waternet and Theewaterskloof Municipality
August 06, 2014
This WOP aims to adress water shortage (drinking water, irrigation water, water for industry and nature)
GENERAL WOP INFORMATION
March 02, 2011 - August 02, 2013
Was the code of conduct followed?
Did the operators sign a formal partnership agreement?
Corporate social responsibility
PARTNERS AND THEIR INPUTS
Other supporting organizations
-DWA (Department of Water Affairs, at national level),
-The bulk water company Overberg Water
THEMES AND OBJECTIVES
- Asset management
- Waste water collection and treatment
-Evaluation of the drinking water process at one of the water treatment plants
What types of activities were carried out to help develop operator capacity?
Describe WOPs activities
Workshops were organised for underground water storage, Train the Trainer in Cape Town and bench marking of the water management process.
Describe the overall results
-As a result of the workshop,modifications and improvements were made to the South African ‘Blue Drop’ drinking water benchmark. Cape Town has asked for another Train the Trainer course in
the Cape region.
-In addition, guidelines were established for the staff responsible within the municipality of Theewaterskloof.