The lack of a common set of standards and definitions in the rural water subsector hampers comparability, benchmarking, and learning from best practices. This topic will promote the definition of harmonized metrics for rural water to improve the tracking of sustainable rural water service delivery.
Aim by 2030 (end of SDG period) Agreement on KPI / Indicators for rural water supply services and sustainability which are widely adopted across the sector but in particular in country-led monitoring
Expected Outcomes by 2023 (end of strategy period)
- World Bank work on sustainability indicators is translated into RWSN working (for further inputs) and reference document
- Agreement on key rural water supply sustainability indicators (high level)
- Scale up of adoption and use of sustainability indicators within country-led monitoring IBNET style international benchmarking for rural water supply developed and adopted