Monitoring SDG6 on water and sanitation


For general questions about SDG 6 monitoring and country monitoring processes and systems:

For questions about specific indicators and their monitoring:

  • 6.1.1 on drinking water: WHO/UNICEF
  • 6.2.1 on sanitation and hygiene: WHO/UNICEF
  • 6.3.1 on wastewater treatment: WHO/UN-Habitat
  • 6.3.2 on ambient water quality: UNEP
  • 6.4.1 on water use efficiency: FAO
  • 6.4.2 on water stress: FAO
  • 6.5.1 on integrated water resources management: UNEP
  • 6.5.2 on transboundary cooperation: UNECE/UNESCO
  • 6.6.1 on water-related ecosystems: UNEP
  • 6.a.1 on international cooperation: WHO/OECD
  • 6.b.1 on stakeholder participation: WHO


Project management

UN-Water: William Reidhead

Agency focal points

UNEP: Stuart Crane
UN-Habitat: Graham Alabaster
UNICEF: Tom Slaymaker
FAO: Jippe Hoogeveen
UNECE: Sonja Koeppel
UNESCO: Alice Aureli
WHO: Rick Johnston
WMO: Tommaso Abrate

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