SDG 6

Development Goal - No Poverty Development Goal - Zero Hunger Development Goal - Health Development Goal - Education Development Goal - Gender Equality Development Goal - Water and Sanitation Development Goal - Affordable Clean Energy Development Goal - Work and Economic Growth Development Goal - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure Development Goal - Reduced Inequality Development Goal - Sustainable Cities and Communities Development Goal - Responsible Consumption and Production Development Goal - Climate Action Development Goal - Life Below Water Development Goal - Life on Land Development Goal - Peace, Justice, and Strong Institutions Development Goal - Partnerships for Goals

The targets and indicators noted below reflect the language, as adopted, by the United Nations. The City of L.A. localized targets and indicators are noted on the local SDG data reporting platform

SDG 6: CLEAN WATER AND SANITATION

Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all.

The targets and indicators noted below reflect the language, as adopted, by the United Nations. The City of L.A. localized targets and indicators are noted on the local SDG data reporting platform

Target 6.1 By 2030, achieve universal and equitable access to safe and affordable drinking water for all

  • 6.1.1 Proportion of population using safely managed drinking water services

Target 6.2 By 2030, achieve access to adequate and equitable sanitation and hygiene for all and end open defecation, paying special attention to the needs of women and girls and those in vulnerable situations

  • 6.2.1 Proportion of population using (a) safely managed sanitation services and (b) a hand-washing facility with soap and water

Target 6.3 By 2030, improve water quality by reducing pollution, eliminating dumping and minimizing release of hazardous chemicals and materials, halving the proportion of untreated wastewater and substantially increasing recycling and safe reuse globally

  • 6.3.1 Proportion of domestic and industrial wastewater flows safely treated
  • 6.3.2 Proportion of bodies of water with good ambient water quality

Target 6.4 By 2030, substantially increase water-use efficiency across all sectors and ensure sustainable withdrawals and supply of freshwater to address water scarcity and substantially reduce the number of people suffering from water scarcity

  • 6.4.1 Change in water-use efficiency over time
  • 6.4.2 Level of water stress: freshwater withdrawal as a proportion of available freshwater resources

Target 6.5 By 2030, implement integrated water resources management at all levels, including through transboundary cooperation as appropriate

  • 6.5.1 Degree of integrated water resources management
  • 6.5.2 Proportion of transboundary basin area with an operational arrangement for water cooperation

Target 6.6 By 2020, protect and restore water-related ecosystems, including mountains, forests, wetlands, rivers, aquifers and lakes

  • 6.6.1 Change in the extent of water-related ecosystems over time

Target 6.a By 2030, expand international cooperation and capacity-building support to developing countries in water and sanitation-related activities and programmes, including water harvesting, desalination, water efficiency, wastewater treatment, recycling and reuse technologies

  • 6.a.1 Amount of water- and sanitation-related official development assistance that is part of a government-coordinated spending plan

Target 6.b Support and strengthen the participation of local communities in improving water and sanitation management

  • 6.b.1 Proportion of local administrative units with established and operational policies and procedures for participation of local communities in water and sanitation management
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