UNICEF Zambia Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Budget Brief 2022

Making WASH services more accessible

A baby and  mother collecting water at borehole


This Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) budget brief explores the extent to which the Government of the Republic of Zambia (GRZ) will support the WASH sector in 2022. The brief analyses the size and composition of budget allocations to the water supply and sanitation sector, and water resources management, for the fiscal year 2022, as well as spending trends for the past few years, in order to inform policy, strategies and legislation to tackle water supply and sanitation challenges compounded by the advent of the COVID-19 pandemic. This brief examines the budget response to COVID-19 in the immediate term and measures to improve access and quality of WASH services in the coming years.

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