The data base was officially launched on 6th April 2004 at the Golden Tulip Hotel, Dar es Salaam

Group photograph in the garden of Golden Tulip Hotel

From Right to Left:

Mr. Ernst Döring, GTZ advisor for the Project "Support to the Water Sector Reform" ,
Ms. Pona Buja, Project database technician,
Mr. Klaus Jacobi, Project consultant from AHT GROUP AG
Mr. E.N. Nfuka, manager at University Computing Center Ltd., Dar es Salaam.

A fairly full coverage was given in the local newspaper "Daily News" on the next day: