Sustainable Development Goal

Clean Water and Sanitation

Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all.

Goal 6 Targets

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

6.2 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

6.3 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

6.4 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

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

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

6.A 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

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

SourceUN Sustainable Development

Implementing partners

BD Department of Health and Other Services
Bangladesh Cabinet Division
Bangladesh Ministry of Agriculture
Bangladesh Ministry of Food
Bangladesh Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change
Bangladesh Ministry of Fisheries and Livestock
Bangladesh Economic Relations Division
Bangladesh Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
Bangladesh Ministry of Local Government, Rural Development and Co-operatives
Bangladesh Local Government Division
Bangladesh Ministry of Planning
Bangladesh Ministry of Disaster Management and Relief
Bangladesh Ministry of Social Welfare
Bangladesh Ministry of Women and Children Affairs

Investing Partners

International Fund for Agricultural Development
International Labour Organisation
United Nations Development Programme
United Nations Children's Fund
Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation
The World Bank
Government of Sweden
Government of Norway
WHO Thematic Funds
The European Union
The Global Environment Facility
United Kingdom Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
The Green Climate Fund
Swedish International Development Agency