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(The) Economic impacts of inadequate sanitation in Pakistan

(The) Economic impacts of inadequate sanitation in Pakistan
  • World Bank Water and Sanitation Program (WSP). April 2012
  • This study aims to empirically estimate the economic impacts of current poor sanitation conditions in Pakistan as well as the economic benefits of options for improved conditions. The study's ultimate goal is to provide policy makers at both national and local levels with evidence to justify larger investments in improving the sanitation conditions in the country. It also provides recommendations, again based on empirical evidence, for effectively planning and implementing sustainable sanitation and hygiene programs.
  • Geographical coverage: Asia, Pakistan
  • Main themes: Economic impact, Health, Investments, Sanitation
  • Main target audience: Development agencies, Local governments, National administrations, Policy makers, Project planners
  • Main purpose: Awareness raising, Guidance, Impact evaluation
  • Type of resource: Case studies
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Published in 2015