|Location||City, Country & Regions||Interests|
Includes Sustainable Development Goals from the project and its locations.
|Integrated Water Resource Management (SDG 6.5)|
|Services Needed:||No services needed/offered|
|Project Type:||Collective Action|
|Start & End Dates:||Sep. 2010 » Ongoing|
After 23 years of civil war Liberia is currently in a period of transition. The war significantly undermined the delivery of water and sanitation services. Safe drinking water coverage fell from 37% in 1990, to 17% at the end of the war in 2003. Access to sanitation fell from 17% in 1990 to about 7% in 2003. Water governance in Liberia is fragmented between numerous line ministries and state actors, preventing the sectors’ recovery after years of conflict. There is cur...
UNDP GoAL WASH played a leading role supporting a Joint Donor Mission in 2011 and mobilising support for the Liberia WASH Compact – signed by the President in January 2012. It has also helped to establish the National Water Sanitation and Hygiene Promotion Committee, comprised of senior technical staff from relevant ministries, UN agencies, civil society and the private sector. The National Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Promotion Committee has been mobilised and is mee...
No lessons found.