World Bank, WSSCC Highlight Sanitation Financing Needs

World Bank, WSSCC Highlight Sanitation Financing Needs. IISD SDG Knowledge Hub, May 9, 2017.

STORY HIGHLIGHTS

  • International organizations highlighted the need to adequately finance urban sanitation for the 2.4 billion of the world’s population with poor access to water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH).

    iisd-logo

  • The World Bank estimates that financing WASH will require US$114 billion annually until the year 2030.
  • The World Bank, World Water Council and World Water Supply & Sanitation Council (WSSCC) launched projects for WASH facilities at local markets and other places where women work, with menstrual hygiene an important focus.

Read the complete article.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s