Improved school attendance through improved health and reduced water-carrying burdens, especially for girls
Promote gender equity and empower women
Development of gender sensitive water management programmes
Reduce time wasted and health burdens from improved water service leading to more time for income earning and more balanced gender roles
Reduce child mortality
Improved access to drinking water of more adequate quantity and better quality, and improved sanitation reduce the main factors of morbidity and mortality of young children
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