RWSN Forum & Events

RWSN Forum

Since 1992, RWSN (which was the Handpump Technology Network until 2003) has organised six international forums:

Year

Event

Location

1992

Handpump Technology Network founded

Kenya

1997

2nd International HTN Workshop

Malawi

2000

3rd International HTN Workshop

India

2003

4th International HTN Forum – HTN changed to RWSN

South Africa

2006

5th International RWSN Forum

Ghana

2011

6th International RWSN Forum

Uganda

The 7th Forum is planned for late 2016.

International WASH conferences

RWSN members actively network at other events, often representing the network as well as their own organisations, advocating for better skills, investment and policy for rural water supply.  Where possible we try and have presentations, side events or stands at 1-2 international conferences a year. Since 2011, RWSN has been active at: