Sanitation in the pan-European region. Meeting report (2019)



On 12 and 13 February 2019, 90 policymakers and experts from around the pan-European region came to Bonn for a workshop on sanitation under the Protocol on Water and Health. The workshop provided delegates with updates on the sanitation situation in the pan-European region from a health and environmental perspective, introduced them to a variety of tools and resources for improving sanitation in their countries, facilitated participant networking and sharing of experiences, promoted national target-setting under the Protocol and encouraged the delegates to articulate future needs for work within its framework. Among the topics discussed were sanitation safety planning, climate change, sanitation in rural areas and wastewater reuse. Executive summary is in English and Russian.