The Canadian Water and Wastewater Association (CWWA) is a nationally registered not-for-profit corporation representing the common interests of Canada’s public sector municipal water and wastewater services and their private sector partners that support them. CWWA was founded in 1986 and works closely with WEF, IWA and other organizations to facilitate knowledge sharing and to create public awareness and support. The association is recognized by the Canadian government and national bodies as the national voice of this public service sector and focuses its activities and communications on significant national issues, trends and events.