Water quality outlook

United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), GEMS/Water, UN World Water Assessment Programme (WWAP) (2007)

This report presents a snapshot of global water quality issues as they relate to achieving the internationally agreed goals on water, sanitation and biodiversity. Evidence suggests that there have been improvements in the quality of water in some parts of the world. However, there are serious problems that must be addressed for health and prosperity to be reached universally.

Assessment Report