Africa AMCOW snapshot 2012
JMP 2012 Snapshot for Sanitation and Water for All High Level Meeting
WHO & UNICEF
A visual representation of the progress made so far in the achieving access to Water and Sanitation across the world.
A Snapshot of Sanitation in SACOSAN countries 2011
WHO & UNICEF
A snapshot of the progress made so far in India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bangladesh, Afghanistan, Sri Lanka, the Maldives and Bhutan
A Snapshot of Drinking-water and Sanitation 2010
WHO & UNICEF
A visual representation of the progress towards the UN Millennium Development Goals (MDG) so far in the Arab states.
Enforcing the human right to water – Lessons learnt from working with the Conet community in La Matanza, Argentina
COHRE and Centro de Estudios Legales y Sociales (CELS)
A case study of the implementation of the right to water in La Matanza, Argentina.
The Right to Water in Argentina
Rights and Humanity, Juan Miguel Picolotti of the Centre for Human Rights and the Environment, with the assistance of Lorena Gilli, Marta Juliá, and Andrea Mendyvil, 2003
This report focuses on the development of the right to water in Argentina and the progress made so far towards MDG.
From Communities’ Hands to MNCs’ BOOTs: A Case Study from India on Right to Water
Rights and Humanity, Ruchi Pant, Policy Analyst, Ecoserve, India, 2003
Discusses the specific legal and cultural boundaries to the formal recognition of the rights to water and sanitation in India.
Hostage to Politics, The impact of sanctions and the blockade on the human right to water and sanitation in Gaza
The Gaza Strip is currently undergoing a humanitarian crisis, which includes the widespread denial of economic, social and cultural rights. This paper describes violations of the human right to water and sanitation in Gaza that have been caused or exacerbated by the sanctions and blockade in the period from January 2006 to the time of writing in 2008.
Case studies on Efforts to Implement the Right to Water and Sanitation in urban areas, Brazil, Kenya, Sri Lanka and South Africa
Centre on Housing Rights and Evictions (COHRE) Working paper for UN-HABITAT 2008
Documents and evaluates attempts to implement the right to water and sanitation in urban water and sanitation services in Brazil, Kenya, South Africa and Sri Lanka. Each case study includes a description of national and municipal legislation, policies and institutions that have been put in place to implement the right to water and sanitation in urban areas; and an evaluation of the results of such initiatives, together with lessons learnt.
Rapid Assessment Report of the Water and Sanitation Situation within Informal Settlements in Nairobi
Centre on Housing Rights and Evictions (COHRE), 2008
Details the particular impacts the post election crisis of 2008 had on access to water and sanitation for the population living within informal settlements by analysing monitoring forms completed by 53 active community members and leaders from settlements throughout Nairobi.