Development: New Threats Aggravate Africa’s Water Crisis

August 21, 2009

“Sitali said the government's aim is to increase access to safe drinking water from 25 to 50 percent of the population, while providing adequate sanitation to 31 percent (from the current 15 percent) by 2011. And its efforts are being backed by five humanitarian organisations: Oxfam, Tearfund, Concern, Solidarites and Action Contre la Faim.”