Financing water and sanitation for the poor: six key solutions

Themes: Finance Public finance Utilities WASH

Financing water and sanitation improvements for the very poor remains a major challenge across large areas of the globe. In the lead-up to World Water Forum 2012, sector specialists throughout the world have been asked to report specific measures for addressing this deficit. In this paper, WSUP and IRC propose six Key Solutions and urge financing institutions, governments and service providers worldwide to put these solutions into practice