WASH in Nepal programme improves access to water and sanitation and promotes improved hygiene behaviours for positive impacts on health and development. as a means of improving the health of children and contributing to a clean and healthy learning environment.
UN-Habitat’s sanitation programme reached over
over 6.3 million people in 19 districts. 11 districts
are already declared open defecation free.
Nepal adopted a National Land Policy, after learning from UN-Habitat about inclusive land policies and strategies
UN-Habitat’s green growth programme supports
2 settlements directly and 10 indirectly,
all with invaluable built and cultural heritage.