GOAL 6 TARGETS

Support and strengthen the participation of local communities in improving water and sanitation management

GOAL 6 TARGETS

By 2030, expand international cooperation and capacity-building support to developing countries in water- and sanitation-related activities and programmes, including water harvesting, desalination, water efficiency, wastewater treatment, recycling and reuse technologies

GOAL 6 TARGETS

By 2020, protect and restore water-related ecosystems, including mountains, forests, wetlands, rivers, aquifers and lakes

GOAL 6 TARGETS

By 2030, implement integrated water resources management at all levels, including through transboundary cooperation as appropriate

GOAL 6 TARGETS

By 2030, substantially increase water-use efficiency across all sectors and ensure sustainable withdrawals and supply of freshwater to address water scarcity and substantially reduce the number of people suffering from water scarcity

GOAL 6 TARGETS

By 2030, improve water quality by reducing pollution, eliminating dumping and minimizing release of hazardous chemicals and materials, halving the proportion of untreated wastewater and substantially increasing recycling and safe reuse globally

GOAL 6 TARGETS

By 2030, achieve access to adequate and equitable sanitation and hygiene for all and end open defecation, paying special attention to the needs of women and girls and those in vulnerable situations

GOAL 6 TARGETS

By 2030, achieve universal and equitable access to safe and affordable drinking water for all

COMPANY GOAL

Levi Strauss & Co. has a goal to increase the percentage of their own products made with Water<Less™ techniques to 80 percent by 2020.

COMPANY GOAL

Commitment to target $37.5 million towards livelihood and water security, and environment sustainability by 2020.

COMPANY GOAL

Kellogg Company aims to implement water reuse projects in 25% of their plants by 2020

COMPANY GOAL

By 2018, Walt Disney commits to maintain water consumption at 2013 levels at all existing sites as well as develop water conservation plans for new sites.

COMPANY GOAL

P&G’s goal is to deliver 15 billion liters by 2020 via the P&G Children’s Safe Drinking Water Program.

COMPANY GOAL

Unilever is committed to halve the water associated with their consumer use of their products by 2020

COMPANY GOAL

By 2020, Coca Cola aims to improve the water efficiency in manufacturing operations by 25% compared with their 2010 baseline data.

COMPANY GOAL

Coca Cola in partnership with WWF is working towards conserving the world’s freshwater resources

FACTS & FIGURES

Globally 1/3 of all schools lack access to safe water and adequate sanitation.

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Each day nearly 1,000 children die due to preventable water and sanitation-related diarrhoeal diseases.

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90% of the 3 billion people to be added to the population by 2050 may be in regions already with no sustainable access to drinking water.

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Poor sanitation, water, and hygiene lead to about 700,000 premature deaths annually.

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In low and middle-income countries, 1/3 of all healthcare facilities lack a safe water source

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Economic losses from lack of access to sanitation amount to an estimated $260 billion annually

FACTS & FIGURES

Globally 1 in 10 people lack access to safe water.

FACTS & FIGURES

According to the WHO, for every $1 invested in water and sanitation, there is an economic return of between $3 and $34!

FACTS & FIGURES

About 80 per cent of wastewater from human activities is discharged into rivers or sea without any pollution removal.

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650 million people live without safe water

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1/3 of the global population lives without access to a toilet

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"We forget that the life cycle and the water cycle are one"

- Jacques Cousteau -

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"Access to water is access to education, work, and the kind of future we want for all the members of our human family."

- Matt Damon -

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"We never know the worth of water until the well is dry."

- Thomas Fuller -

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"Water is life, and clean water means health"

- Audrey Hepburn -

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"Sanitation is more important than independence"

- Mahatma Gandhi -

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"For many of us, clean water is so plentiful and readily available that we rarely, if ever, pause to consider what life would be without it."

- Marcus Samuelsson -

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"Clean water, the essence of life and a birthright for everyone, must become available to all people now."

- Jean-Michel Cousteau -

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22-24 NOVEMBER 2016

Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

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