Water, sanitation & hygiene
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Fact sheet: Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)
2010 - Information on Water and Sanitation in Nigeria, including data on improved drinking water supply and sanitation facilities as well as an outline of UNICEF's Water, Hygiene and Sanitation (WASH) programme in Nigeria.
Water and sanitation summary sheet
2008 - Information on water and sanitation in Nigeria, including water and sanitation sector coverage, progress towards achieving MDG targets and national disparities in water and sanitation coverage.
Fact sheet: Women and water
2008 - Fact sheet on women and water, including topics such as gender dimension of water hauling, collecting water is a time consuming chore and women-headed households are poorer.
Information sheet: Guinea worm eradication
2007 - Information on Guinea worm eradication in Nigeria, including information about Guinea worm disease, major causes, the socio-economic impact of the disease, the eradication programme and UNICEF's contribution.
Nigerian standard for drinking water quality
2007 - The Nigerian Standard for Drinking Water Quality abides by the World Health Organization guidelines. The document sets physical, chemical, and microbiological parameters and maximum allowable limits for disinfectants in drinking water.