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Established in 1881, the American Water Works Association is the largest nonprofit, scientific and educational association dedicated to managing and treating water, the world’s most important resource. It has more than 50,000 members worldwide which include scientists, environmentalists, water utilities, regulators and other stakeholders in the area of water supply and public health.

AWWA works through education and training, conferences, creating awareness through communication, and local action among its sections spread throughout North America. Its Indian chapter hopes to bring a fresh perspective towards the preservation, management and distribution of clean water throughout the country; and to leverage its decades-old experience in water management to improve public health, protect the environment and strengthen the Indian economy. Click here for the AWWA.org home page

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Exclusive coverage of AICE’19 in the December issue of “Smart Water & Waste World”

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The Open Channel column from the January 2019 issue of Journal AWWA is now available

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India’s Water: To Infinity and Beyond

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Indians are water-stressed people. According to NITI Aayog, the country’s per capita water availability has declined about 70 percent during the past 60 years. As a result, nearly 600 million Indians face high to extreme water stress. The paradox is that India’s annual water requirement is 3,000 billion cubic meters, and the county receives 4,000 billion cubic meters of rain every year on average. Is it germane to ask how a country of 1.3 billion people fails to use one-fourth of the water it receives annually from the rain gods?

It’s Time to Address India’s Water Challenges

Shirish Kardile, Past Chair - AWWAIndia


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Workshop and Training
April 27-28, 2020, Thane, Mumbai
Topic: Operation and Maintenance (O & M) Best Practices in Water Treatment Plant (WTP) and Sewage Treatment Plant (STP)
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June 14-17, 2020
Orlando, Florida


AWWA represented at international water leadership conference

Smart Water & Waste World recently covered an exclusive article on Jal Sabha-Municipal Water & Waste Water Summit, held on 19th-20th February 2019.

Special Address: Better India Through Better World

AWWAIndia sponsored the
1st SCCP II Workshop on Water and Sanitation

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Attend Training & Workshop on ‘O&M best practices in WTP & STP’ on 27-28 April 2020, Thane, Mumbai.

Expert insights on wastewater management. Attend Training & Workshop on Wastewater Treatment on 20-21 December 2019 at IEI, Pune

Meet and learn from the global water experts and industry leaders at AICE’19 on 13th & 14th December, 2019 at Mumbai