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Viêt Nam joined SWA in 2014. It is one of the Pioneer Countries for the Mutual Accountability Mechanism. Viet Nam has multiple platforms in WASH for stakeholder involvement limited to sub-sectors. According to the 2019 GLAAS report Viet Nam has formally approved national policies for drinking water and sanitation in both rural and urban settings. Viet Nam developed a National Rural Development Program 2016-20 which explicitly recognized participatory approaches to promote rural water supply and sanitation. The national government is committed to ensure safe drinking water for all by 2030.

Commitments by the government

Progress Report April 2020

Ensuring ethnic minority people have access to improved water and sanitation in remote areas.
Reviewing progress
Increasing access to safe drinking water for urban population.
Reviewing progress
National open defecation free action plan approved and implemented
Reviewing progress
Dr. Do Manh Cuong
Division of Environmental Heath and Chemical Management - Health Environment Management Agency – Ministry of Health


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