Monitoring SDG6 on water and sanitation

News and activities

Invitation to test new SDG 6 Data Portal

2 April, 2019

One of the flagship products of the UN-Water Integrated Monitoring Initiative is the SDG 6 Data Portal, which gathers data on all the SDG 6 global indicators, as well as other key social, economic and environmental data. The portal will be launched later this year.

Entering Phase 2 of the Integrated Monitoring Initiative

15 March, 2019

In 2019, the Integrated Monitoring Initiative entered into its second phase, which focuses on building country capacity and ownership. While methodological refinement and global reporting will remain important, emphasis lies on raising the capacities at national level to collect, report and make use of national data.

Indicators 6.5.2 and 6.6.1 updated to tier I

30 January, 2019

To facilitate the implementation of the global indicator framework, the IAEG-SDGs categorizes the indicators into three different tiers. The tier categorization is based on their level of methodological development and … Read more

Launch of SDG 6 indicator reports

27 August, 2018

The monitoring of progress towards SDG 6 is a means to making it happen. High-quality data help policy- and decision makers at all levels of government to identify challenges and … Read more

Indicators 6.3.2 and 6.6.1 updated to tier II

20 April, 2018

To facilitate the implementation of the global indicator framework, the IAEG-SDGs categorizes the indicators into three different tiers. The tier categorization is based on their level of methodological development and … Read more

Global workshop on monitoring SDG 6

9 October, 2017

The UN-Water Integrated Monitoring Initiative for SDG 6 organized a global workshop in November 2017 in The Hague, the Netherlands, gathering country representatives from across the world as well UN-Water … Read more

Country process during the pilot testing

3 February, 2017

Organization of stakeholders involved during the pilot testing Organization SDG 6 monitoring focal point All countries identified an SDG 6 monitoring focal point, either before or after the inception workshop, … Read more