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Better sanitation has huge economic spin-offs - U.N.


MYT 1:46:14 PM

OSLO (Reuters) - Spending $10 billion a year would enable the world to reach a 2015 goal of improved sanitation in developing countries with huge spin-offs such as less poverty and better health, U.N. experts said on Thursday.

A man stands on sacks of recyclable waste in the Nairobi river, March 11, 2008. Spending $10 billion a year would enable the world to reach a 2015 goal of improved sanitation in developing countries with huge spin-offs such as less poverty and better health, U.N. experts said on Thursday. (REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya/Files)

   

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