Global Guide to Water and Waste Water Utilities Report
Edition 1, 2012
The world's population is averaging a growth rate of around 1.1% annually. This is creating a greater demand for improved water supplies and sanitation, especially in developing countries and urban areas. As stronger population growth is generally observed in these regions. They may also have more challenging requirements to meet the water target under the UN's Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). A target of reducing the proportion of people without sustainable access to safe drinking water and sanitation, for eligible countries by half by 2015.
Published April, 2012