Progress on sanitation and drinking-water – 2014 update. WHO/UNICEF
This 2014 update report of the World Health Organization (WHO)/United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Joint Monitoring Programme for Water
Supply and Sanitation, known as the JMP, is split into three sections. The first section presents the status of and trends in access to improved drinking
water sources and sanitation. The second section provides a snapshot of inequalities in access to improved drinking water sources and sanitation.
The final section presents efforts to strengthen monitoring of access to safe drinking water and sanitation services under a post-2015 development
agenda, as well as the challenges associated with these efforts. Annexes
at the back of the report provide supplementary information on the JMP method, MDG regional groupings, data tables and trend figures.