CANA is the African Swimming Confederation: Confédération Africaine de Natation. It is the Continental Association charged with overseeing swimming for Africa.
CANA was founded in 1970, with 7 members. By 2008 it had 43 members.
CANA is geographically divided into four (4) Zones, each of which hosts its own Age Group Championships. The Zones are as follows:
Other African FINA members:
- African Swimming Championships (biennial, in even years; next is September 2010 in Casablanca, Morocco)
- African Junior Swimming Championships
- African Zone Swimming Championships (annual; multiple locations)
- ^ "Message from the President". Retrieved 2008-10-07. Note: The 43 number is what is listed on the CANA website; however, FINA has 45 national federations in Africa.