UN Report - Progress on Drinking Water and Sanitation - 2012 UPDATE

Submitted by waterteam on 26 March, 2012 - 15:58
Authors: 
UNICEF and the World Health Organization (WHO)
Published in: 
2012
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The report issued by UNICEF and the World Health Organization (WHO) says that between 1990 and 2010, over two billion people gained access to improved drinking water sources such as piped supplies and protected wells.

An interesting 'Inside Story' by Aljazeera asks two salient questions:

Does this really show an early success for the MDG?

How reliable is the UN report on safe drinking water?

http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/insidestory/2012/03/20123971528670749.html

What is your opinion?