The UN SDG, Goal 6 aims to ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all. Water and sanitation are critical to the health of people and the planet. But it’s not only addresses the issues relating to drinking water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH), but also the quality and sustainability of water resources worldwide. Improvements in drinking water, sanitation and hygiene are essential for progress in other areas of development too, such as nutrition, education, health and gender equality.
How should governments invest in their communities and bridge the economic and geographic divides to deliver the human rights to safe water, sanitation, and hygiene? How Industries and sectors can strengthen partnerships with the national statistics offices towards effective solutions for equitable and sustainable access?