Right to Water & Sanitation


Reports of the UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Water are available from the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights’ website.

The Right to Water and Sanitation – a website dedicated to providing information about why water and sanitation as human rights are key to achieving universal access to safe water and sanitation. Also, find out about what progress has been made in getting the rights recognised and what impact the implementation of the rights has made so far. Learn about ways in which you can get involved, how to use the rights-based approach in your advocacy work and read the news about all the latest developments. www.righttowater.info.

Water Supply & Sanitation Collaborative Council particularly concentrates on sanitation and hygiene: www.wsscc.org.

WASH Unitedwww.wash-united.org.

UNICEF WASH Programwww.unicef.org.


WHO (World Health Organization): www.who.int/water_sanitation_health/en/.

Water Integrity Network (WIN) works especially on corruption in the water sector: www.facebook.com/WaterIntegrityNetwork.


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