During the keynote session of the IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition 2014, Hans Rosling - Professor International Health, Karolinska Institute and Chairman, Gapminder Foundation - delivered a fact-based worldview of humanity, underlying how water and sanitation represent the driving force
A lunch-debate took place on 19/11 in the European Parliament at the occasion of World Toilet Day. Hosted by MEP Catherine Bearder, it started with a video message from UN Deputy SG Jan Eliasson, calling on the EU to reinforce its efforts to achieve the sanitation goal.
The Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH) Performance Index is a comparison of country performance in realizing universal WASH. The WASH Performance Index assesses performance in the following components: water access, water equity, sanitation access, and sanitation equity.