Water and Sanitation in Municipalities in the Selenge River Basin of Mongolia
This report presents a review of access to water and sanitation in municipalities located in the Selenge River Basin of Mongolia, including a review of the upgrade needs to improve water and sanitation services and the identifi cation of ongoing and planned programmes and projects on water and sanitation. The study was conducted in the framework of UNESCO-executed activities under the UNDP-GEF Project on “Integrated Natural Resources Management in the Baikal Basin Transboundary Ecosystem” (Mongolia and Russia). The project objective is to spearhead integrated natural resources management of Lake Baikal Basin, ensuring ecosystem resilience and reduced water quality threats in the context of sustainable economic development. The project is executed by UNOPS. UNESCO’s International Hydrological Programme (IHP) is an international executing partner for the project.
15 Oct 2014