The overall mission of the Welding Federation of Africa — WeldFA is: To improve the science and application of welding and joining in Africa.
Be the vanguard network linking industry, research, education and policy makers towards contributing to the advancement of welding and joining science for a safer industrial Africa and the world
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The Welding Federation –Africa (WeldFA) is an association of national welding societies and stakeholders of member countries in the African continent. WeldFA is a ‘Not for Profit’ organization with its incorporated office in South Africa. It is the continental body responsible for championing activities in engineering, science and application of joining technologies; providing a forum for networking and knowledge exchange among scientists, researchers, industry and educators, and disseminating leading-edge information and best practices.
To establish a platform to recognize the contributions of Africans to the development of the science of materials joining
To establish an education, training, qualification and certification system for implementation across African industries that is complimentary to IIW schemes and acceptable by industries across Africa
To establish an objective system that drives the collective interest of all member countries
To establish a platform to harmonize knowledge in welding science and technology to promote uniform growth across industries in Africa
To engage in collaborations with frontline organizations towards consistently developing industrially relevant solutions
To promote collaboration among African countries, in all matters of common interest relating to the development and use of welding technology.
The African Welding Federation (WeldFA) is Africa’s network through which professionals and practitioners, educators and trainers, academics and representatives of learning institutions collaborate in different network bodies to improve science and engineering of materials joining in Africa.
The Welding Federation –Africa (WeldFA) is an association of national welding societies and stakeholders of member countries in the African continent. WeldFA is a 'Not for Profit' organization incorporated in South Africa.
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