Catalysing National Water-related Sustainable Development
by C.J. Schuster-Wallace, R. Sandford, S.K. Dickin et al.
United Nations University Institute for Water, Environment and Health, 2015
The report warns that without large new water-related investments many societies worldwide will soon confront rising desperation and conflicts over life’s most essential resource. The report provides an in-depth analysis of 10 countries to show how achieving water and sanitation-related Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) offers a rapid, cost effective way to achieve sustainable development. But lack of water-services progress due to corruption and extreme weather could prevent countries from meeting the SDGs.