Central Asia: Helping Shape Regional Response to Drinking Water Challenges
Capacity development for water operators, partnerships and financing were on the agenda when GWOPA/UN-Habitat and UN-Water Decade Programme on Capacity Development organized, together with local partners, a regional workshop in Dushanbe, Tajikistan on 7-9 July. (find out more here). The three day workshop aimed at shaping regional responses to challenges in terms of Non-revenue Water (NRW) management and drinking water loss reduction. The Caucasus and Central Asia is the only region that reported “no progress or deterioration” on the drinking water target of the MDG 7.