Magalies Water is a state owned Water Board providing a wide range of related water and sanitation services and operates in four provinces that include Gauteng, Limpopo, North West and Mpumalanga.
The area of operation is in the extend of 42 000km²
The Board currently owns and operates the Vaalkop, Wallmansthal, Klipdrift and Cullinan Water Purification plants. In addition, the board also operates the Temba Water Purification Plants on behalf of City of Tshwane (CoT)
Worldwide, 884 million people do not have access to an improved water source. Many more obtain their drinking water from the improved. But microbiologically unsafe, sources
An estimated 2.5 billion people of the developing world do not have access to adequate sanitation (more than 35% of the world’s population)
According to the World Health Organization and UNICEF, improved sanitation could save the lives of 1.5 million children per year who would otherwise succumb to diarrheal diseases.
Worldwide, 149 countries and territories are affected by at least one neglected tropical disease (NTD).
Worldwide, soil-transmitted helminthes infect more than one billion due to lack of adequate sanitation