New report of Special rapporteur on the human right to safe drinking water and sanitation

Report on sustainability and non-retrogression in the realisation of the rights to water and sanitation
Florence Higuet, IERPE, Belgium
Published: 4 years, 8 months ago (09/27/2013)
Updated: 4 years, 1 month ago (04/10/2014)
Catarina de Albuquerque, the Special Rapporteur on the human right to safe drinking water and sanitation published last July a Report on "Sustainability and non-retrogression in the realisation of the rights to water and sanitation".

In total, since the beginning of the Special Rapporteur's mandate in 2008 (first as a "Expert"), 11 thematic reports appeared next to  a number of state reports and other types of publications (books, frequently asked questions etc.). Those reports can be find on-line.

Year
Thematic Reports
2013
Sustainability and non-retrogression in the realisation of the rights to water and sanitation
2012
Integrating non-discrimination and equality into post-2015 development agenda for water, sanitation and hygiene

Stigma and the realization of the human rights to water and sanitation
2011
Financing for the Realization of the Rights to Water and Sanitation

National Plans of Action for the Realization of the Rights to Water and Sanitation

Good practices compilation
2010
The MDGs and the right to water and sanitation

Human Rights Obligations Related to Non-State Service Provision in Water and Sanitation

Progress report on the compilation of Good Practices
2009
Human Rights Obligations related to Access to Sanitation

Preliminary Report laying out the Mandate Workplan
"As Special Rapporteur, Ms. de Albuquerque carries out thematic research, undertakes country missions, collects good practices, and works with development practitioners on the implementation of the rights to water and sanitation. "
For more information on the mandate of the Special Rapporteur, see
- A. POYDENOT, "Le droit à l'eau - Organes principaux des Nations-Unies", RAMPEDRE, October 2012.
- M. VEBER,
"Le droit à l'eau - Organes des droits de l'homme des Nations-Unies", RAMPEDRE, June 2013.
- United Nations Human rights website