• water safety plans
  • utilities

Global status report on water safety plans

Organization IWA, World Water Organization
Author WHO
Year 2017
Topics Water & Health
Level of action Water & Sanitation services/ Utility level


To understand progress on Water Safety Plans (WSP) to date and to inform the future WSP support agenda, WHO and the International Water Association have undertaken a global review of WSP experiences. Based on information gathered from 118 countries representing every region of the world, this report provides a comprehensive picture of WSP uptake globally. It presents information on WSP implementation and the integration of WSPs into the policy environment. It also explores WSP benefits, challenges and future priorities.