Atlas of Sustainable Development Goals 2020 From World Development Indicators - The World Bank

Atlas of Sustainable Development Goals 2020 From World Development Indicators - The World Bank

CLEAN WATER AND SANITATION

Water, sanitation, and hygiene: essential for well-being from the World Bank

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Access to drinking water and sanitation is a fundamental human right. Achieving universal, adequate, and equitable access to safely managed water and sanitation services is at the core of sustainable development. This is reflected in SDG 6.

The importance of good hygiene through handwashing and access to clean water has been further highlighted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Despite progress over the past few decades, billions of people worldwide still lack access to clean water and sanitation, with only 10 years left to achieve SDG 6.

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