WJN shall be a membership-based organization. Its membership shall consist of Journalists who report on water, sanitation and hygiene issues and those with interest in the field. Membership shall be by application and shall be screened and approved by a committee. Applicants will be admitted upon attending three consecutive meetings. However, honorary members may be appointed.
It shall be by members of the Ghana Journalists Association and practiced for at least two years with a recognized media institution. Freelancers shall be required to show proof of affiliation to a recognized media organization.