Water sanitation hygiene

Drinking-water quality regulation

A child drinking at a water tap
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Regulation aimed at ensuring the safety of drinking-water is a powerful tool to protect public health in developed and developing countries alike.

Robust drinking-water regulatory systems will be catalytic to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) with regards to achieving universal and equitable access to safe and affordable drinking-water for all.

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