Africa Water and Sanitation Local Authorities Network
  • Sub-Saharan Africa accounts for over a third of the world's 884 million people who still do not get their drinking water from improved sources.
  • 26% of Africa's population (244 million) has a piped water connection on their premises.
  • Almost 20% of Sub-Saharan Africa relies on a water source that is more than 30 minutes away from the household.
  • Africa has 9% of global freshwater resources, but 15% of the global population.

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Contact us

For more information contact: 

ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability

Africa Secretariat

3 Knowledge Park, Century City, Cape Town
Tel: (+27) 021 202 0381
Fax: +27 (0)87 809 6185