The Community Water Supply and Sanitation Unit (CWSS Unit) is a South African based multidisciplinary research unit and hub of the Cape Peninsula University of Technology’s (CPUT) water and sanitation network.
The Community Water Supply and Sanitation Unit (CWSS Unit) is a South African based multidisciplinary research unit offering a range of development and collaboration opportunities to staff and students within a framework of commissioned projects based on sector, community and client needs. The CWSS Unit is the hub of the Cape Peninsula University of Technology’s (CPUT) water and sanitation network for:
- the identification and establishment of water-related niche activities
- the facilitation and execution of interdisciplinary research projects and graduate opportunities
- maintaining and developing partnerships on behalf of CPUT with relevant stakeholders in the water sector, regionally, nationally and internationally
The CWSS Unit has a number of research projects and products. Please visit the CWSS Unit website.
Capacity development Community sanitation Other funding source or unspecified Peri-urban Rural Specific to one or several countries Sub-Saharan Africa Treatment of wastewater or greywater University, education or research institution Urban informal settlements (slums)
Centre for Water and Sanitation Research - Cape Peninsula University of Technology
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