AfWA Presidency: The South-African Hamanth Kasan at the helm of AfWA until the next Congress
Hamanth Kasan is the newAfWA President. He was appointed on February 26, 2015, during the Executive Board meeting held in Bamako, in accordance with the statutes and by-laws of the Association which define the methods of succession in the presidency of the Association, in the event of unavailability of the President-in-Office. Hamanth Kasan, previously Vice- President of the Southern Africa region, is the Managing Director of Rand Water Scientific Services.
He took over his fellow countrywoman, Duduzilé Myeni whose mandate ran until February 2016, date of the next Congress of the Association. The decision was ratified on February 27, during the General Assembly meeting.