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JMP WHO/UNICEF: MDG target on sanitation is projected to be missed by half a billion people

Anonymous
09 Sep 2013

At the current rate of progress, the 2015 Millennium Development Goal (MDG) target of halving the proportion of the 1990 population without sanitation will miss by eight per cent, or half a billion people. This is the warning from the WHO and UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme (JMP) update 2013, Progress on Sanitation and Drinking-Water 2013 Update.