(1) TOPIC GUIDESexternal image wwr-infocus2.png?itok=bhxzLzOa

Below you will find links to the topic of Access to Clean Water and Sanitation that will be discussed in the World Health Organization:





(2) COMMITTEE DESCRIPTIONS



(3) VIDEO GUIDES

Below you will find video guides to your topic:

Click here to access World Water Day Video from Charity: Water
Click here to access what life in NYC would be like without clean water access
Click here to watch how water changes everything
Click here to see the water situation in Kenya
Click here to watch what water collection really is

(4) LINKS TO NONGOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS (NGOS)

Clean Water Campaign
Charity: Water
Water Aid
The Water Project
Joint Monitoring Programme for Water


(5) General Information on Clean Water & Sanitation

The following sources are also optional resources for students to explore on their own time.

Statistics on worldwide water use From UN Water, here
Statistics on worldwide water sanitation, here
Statistics on worldwide water pollution, here
UN report on global water quality, here
What is UN Water?, here
If you want to learn about water access in Africa through the lens of the Peace Corps, click here
The UN declared access to clean water to be a right; this document is very technical but if you scroll down the page you can read brief summaries of different countries' positions on the right to clean water here

(6) COUNTRY RESEARCH

Afghanistan

To learn about clean water in Afghanistan, click here:
ICRC
Guardian

Australia


To learn about clean water in Australia, click here:

Ausaid
Economist

Bangladesh

To learn about clean water in Bangladesh, click here:
PBS
UNICEF

Bolivia

To learn about clean water in Bolivia, click here:
Water For People
COHA

Brazil

To learn about clean water in Brazil, click here:
Oxfam
World Bank

Canada

To learn about clean water in Canada, click here:
Gov
Amnesty


Chile

To learn about clean water in Chile, click here:
Fortune
UN Water

China

To learn about clean water in China, click here:
Business Week
NYT

Fiji

To learn about access to clean water in Asia, click here:
UNEP
WHO


France
To learn about clean water in France, click here:
Amba France
Diplomatie

Haiti

To learn about clean water in Haiti, click here:
PRI
BBC

India
To learn about clean water in India, click here:
NYT
UNICEF

Jordan

To learn about clean water in Jordan, click here:
Irin News
WHO

Malaysia

To learn about clean water in Malaysia, click here:
WWF
FAO

Mexico

To learn about clean water in Mexico, click here:
World Bank
NYT

Morocco

To learn about clean water in Morocco, click here:
USAID
African Review

New Zealand


To learn about clean water in New Zealand, click here:

Oxfam
UN

Nigeria


To learn about clean water in Nigeria, click here:

Wateraid
All Africa

Pakistan


To learn about clean water in Nigeria, click here:

UNICEF
Fox News

Russian Federation

To learn about clean water in Russian Federation, click here:
Reuters
NYT

Sierra Leone

To learn about clean water in Sierra Leone, click here:
Wateraid
WSP

South Africa

To learn about clean water in South Africa, click here:
All Africa
PBS

Sweden
To learn about clean water in Sweden, click here:
Svensktvatten
Global Humanitarian Assistance

Thailand
To learn about clean water in Thailand, click here:
The Water Project
OHCHR

Turkey
To learn about clean water in Turkey, click here:
Gov
Todays Zaman

Ukraine
To learn about clean water in Ukraine, click here:
UNDP
World Bank

United Kingdom

To learn about clean water in the United Kingdom, click here:
Gov
Water.org

United States

To learn about clean water in the United States, click here:
EPA
USAID

Venezuela

To learn about clean water in Venezuela, click here:
IPS News
CNN