Water sanitation hygiene

GLAAS and TrackFin publications

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The following is a list of publications and reports relating to UN-Water Global Analysis and Assessment of Sanitaiton and Drinking-Water (GLAAS) and the TrackFin Initiative.

In chronological order

Summary of the GLAAS 2017-2020 Strategy

2017
Following consultations at various international fora, the UN-Water GLAAS strategy for 2017-20 responds to the new demands of the SDGs and sets a course for GLAAS actions in the coming years.

UN-Water Global Analysis and Assessment of Sanitation and Drinking-Water (GLAAS) 2017 report

2017
This report presents an analysis of data from 75 countries and 25 external support agencies (ESAs) on WASH financing and other elements of the enabling environment, including plans, targets, data availability and measures to reach vulnerable populations.

GLAAS 2014 findings: Highlights for the Region of the Americas

2016
The Region of the Americas Highlights includes analysis of implementation of national policies, sustainability, human rights and equity measures, monitoring, human resources, financing and external support.

UN-Water GLAAS TrackFin Initiative Guidance Document Summary for Decision-Makers

2015
This document introduces the TrackFin (tracking financing) initiative—a methodology that tracks financial flows into and throughout the WASH sector.

GLAAS 2014 findings: Highlights for the South-East Asia Region

2015
This South-East Asia Regional Highlights includes analysis of implementation of national policies, sustainability, human rights and equity measures, monitoring, human resources, financing and external support.

GLAAS 2014 findings: Highlights for the Eastern Mediterranean Region

2015
The 11 countries representing a population of 430 million in the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region that participated in the GLAAS 2014 survey have increasingly prioritized and made improvements in drinking-water and sanitation services despite increasing service populations, political instability, and increasing water resource demands.

GLAAS 2014 findings: Highlights for the European Region

2015
Twelve countries with a total population of 118 million in the WHO European Region participated in the GLAAS 2013/2014 reporting cycle. Also available in russian.

GLAAS 2014 findings: Special Report for Africa

Available in English and French
2014
The UN-Water GLAAS Special Report for Africa provides data from 39 African countries and 23 external support agencies to take stock on progress made during the MDG period and to set the scene for the upcoming SDGs.

UN-Water Global Analysis and Assessment of Sanitation and Drinking-Water (GLAAS) 2014 Report and Main Findings

2014
The UN-Water GLAAS 2014 Report, Investing in Water and Sanitation: Increasing Access, Reducing Inequalities is the third biennial GLAAS report. It presents data from 94 countries, covering all MDG regions.

UN-Water GLAAS TrackFin Initiative Guidance Document

2015
This guidance document sets out a proposed methodology to identify and track financing to the WASH sector in a coherent and consistent manner across several countries.

UN-Water Global Analysis and Assessment of Sanitation and Drinking-Water (GLAAS) 2012 Report

2012
This UN-Water GLAAS report presents data received from 74 developing countries, covering all the Millennium Development Goal regions, and from 24 external support agencies, representing approximately 90% of official development assistance for sanitation and drinking-water.

Tracking national financial flows into sanitation, hygiene and drinking-water

2012
An internationally agreed standard methodology for tracking financial flows to WASH at the national level does not exist at present. This working paper argues that developing such a common methodology is required and feasible.

UN-Water Global Annual Assessment of Sanitation and Drinking-Water (GLAAS) 2010 Report

2010
The first GLAAS report brings together survey data from 42 countries and 27 external support agencies and overlays this information on the data presented by JMP on access and use of basic sanitation and improved drinking-water.

UN-Water Global Annual Assessment of Sanitation and Drinking-Water (GLAAS) 2008 Pilot Report

2008
This pilot report explores a new way of presenting a global picture of the sanitation and drinking-water sectors that will complement the information provided by the WHO/UNICEF JMP reports and by the World Water Development Reports.

See also

All WASH publications