International Year of Sanitation Presentation

Protection of Water Against Nitrate Pollution

Protocol on Water and Health 2006

Protocol on Water and Health

Joint Report Regional Wash Conference

Joint Report Sanitation Status

Documents from Bulgaria:

Access to Drinking Water and Sanitation G. Bardarska

CEHAPE Regional Priority Goal 1

Environment at a Glance Ukraine

Europe's Sanitation Problem

Sanitation is a Priority Presentation

Sanitation Profile Bulgaria

Stockholm Water Week 2008

Suatainable Sanitation for Rural Bulgaria

Достъп до информация за водите

ЕкоСан в България

План за управление на околна среда

Проект на Стратегия за устойчиво развитие на Република България

Стратегия за развитие на ВиК услугите на територията на Столична Община

Закон за регулиране на водоснабдителните и канализационни услуги

Национална стратегия за управление и развитие на водния сектор

Защо е важно да пестим вода

Documents from Kyrgyzstan:

Hygiene and Sanitation Rural Areas Kyrgyzstan 2008

Kyrgyzstan 2007

Policy Framework for Wnvironment and Sustainable Development Kyrgyzstan

Safe and Profitable Toilets

Safe Water and Sanitation

Suatainable Sanitation Otabek Bozarbaev

Swiss Development Cooperation in Water Sector

Проект по Гигиене и Санитарии в Сельской местности: 4, 5, 6

Сельский Проект Гигиены и Санитарии

Проект по Гигиене и Санитарии в Сельской Местности

Kонтрольный перечень вопросов при приемке туалетов

Сельское водопроводно -
канализационное хозяйство в
Кыргызской Республики

Безопасные и выгодные туалеты

Руководство по проектированию  санитарных сооружений

Стратегия Швейцарии по Центральной Азии в секторе водопользования на 2002 – 2006

Сельские бани и здоровье

Documents from Ukraine:

Heat Water Sanitation Ukraine

National Plans for Financing Water and Sanitation

Right to Water and Sanitation

Role of NGOs for Water and Sanitation

Rural Water and Sanitation Ukraine

Sanitation and Epidemiology

Urban Water and Sanitation Management

Water and Sanitation Coverage Ukraine

Water and Sanitation Planning

Water Supply and Sanitation Ukraine Vladimir Kuznyetsov

Вода, санітарія і гігієна для всіх

Опитът на Мама Мама--86’’ за въвеждане на сухи разделящи урината тоалетни в Украйна

Ефективно управление на канализационната

Documents from Uzbekizstan:

Access to Sanitation

Hygienic Aspects of Sanitation Uzbekistan Vietnam

Sanitation Profile Uzbekistan

Uzbekistan Case Study

Uzbekistan Policy of Water Management and Usage Presentation

Water and Sanitation Coverage Uzbekistan

Water and Sanitation for Schools Uzbekistan

Water Supply and Sanitation Uzbekistan

Water Critical Resource for Uzbekistan Future

Water Sanitation Hygiene Aral Sea Area

WB Status of Contracts Uzbekistan 2007

Всемирный Банк в Центральной Азии

Water - Critical Resource for Uzbekistan’s Future:
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6

Вода - жизненно важный ресурс для будущего Узбекистана: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6

Сув - Ўзбекистон келажаги учун муҳим ҳаётий ресурс: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6

WASH coalition in Bulgaria:

WSSCC National Coordinator: Diana Iskreva-Idigo
Executive Director Earth Forever, Bulgaria

Tel./Fax: +359 42 63 46 41

WASH coalition in Kyrgyzstan:

WSSCC National coordinator: Zura Mendikulova

513 Frunze Street Apt. 5 Bishkek,Kyrgyzstan
Tel.: 996 312 215 853

WASH coalition in Ukraine:

WSSCC National coordinator: Anna Tsvietkova
Water and Sanitation Programme Coordinator
National Environmental NGO MAMA - 86

4 Yangel Academician Str., apt.126,
Kyiv 03057, Ukraine
Tel.: + 38 044 456 1338
Fax:+ 38 044 453 4796

WASH coalition in Uzbekizstan

WSSCC National coordinator: Oral Ataniyazova

P. O. Box 27, ul. Sharafa Rashidova 39a, 742012 Nukus, Karakalpakstan, Uzbekistan

Factsheet on water and sanitation in Ukraine

According to the State Committee on Water management  Ukraine is water limited country, with less then  1000 m3 runoff water per capita per year. The main water sources for drinking purposes is surface water. 75% population is supplied from surface waters.

70 % of Ukrainian population is served by centralized water and sanitation (Ref.: Загальнодержавна Програма Питна вода України на 2006-2020рр. The State Program Drinking Water of Ukraine 2006-2020).

The residents of 100 % (458) cities, 86,7% (768 from 886) small towns and 22,1 % (6305 from  28540) rural settlements are served by centralized water supply (Ref. Підсумки роботи ЖКГ за 2007 р. Міністерство з питань ЖКГ України, Київ 2008  - Results of the Housing Communal Services Sector activity in 2007 year – Ministry of Housing and Communal services economy  of Ukraine, Kyiv 2008.

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The residents of  95.9% (439) cities, 55.9% (495 з 886) small towns аnd 2.6 % ( 744 from 28540) rural settlements use sewer (canalization) systems (Ref.: Підсумки роботи ЖКГ за 2007 рік. Results of the Housing Communal Services Sector activity in 2007 year).

In 2004 only 4.1 million of rural population (26 %), used services of centralized water and sanitation. Only 7.4 % of rural population used centralized water and sanitation with the tap in the building, 4.4% - canalization systems, 0.3 % had hot water supply. 18,6 % rural population used street taps (Ref.: National Report about Drinking Water Quality and Drinking Water and Sanitation in 2004).

More then half of rural water pipelines serve interrupted water supply service or switch off. (Ref.: Draft of the State Program of the rural development for the period till 2011year.

5.7 million in cities аnd 11,7 million of rural residents use the local water sources – shallow wells and springs (Ref.: National Report about Drinking Water Quality and Drinking WS in 2004).

Number of samples of drinking water from wells, which did not meet standards on sanitary -chemical parameters, was in 2.3 times higher, than samples from centralized water supply systems and on bacteriological parameters; 4.8 times higher samples from centralized water supply systems (СОWI, Report 2002).

More than 60% of artesian water samples in rural areas do not meet the State standards (Ref.: Draft of the State Program of the rural development for the period till 2011year).

814 thousands dwellers of 1274 rural settlements in Ukraine use transported water in tanks in 2007 (Ref.: National Report about Drinking Water Quality and Drinking WS in 2007).

Total volume of waste water passed through WWTPs for the period January-September 2007 was 1.32 billion m3 (Ref.: Results of the Housing Communal Services Sector activity in 2007).

Annual increasing of sludge volumes at WWTPs is 40 million t, annual request on additional territory allocation for sludge storage is 120 GA; only for Kyiv needs it is about 14 GA/year (Ref.: National Report about Drinking Water Quality and Drinking WS in 2003).

A total of approximately 0.9 billion m³ of wastewater (20% of the total wastewater production) is discharged every year into septic tanks or disposed off in other ways and by other means in an uncontrolled manner (COWI, Report 2002).

25% of population of Ukraine is under the risk every year to develop a diseases related to consumption of poor quality drinking water (WHO Report at Kyiv Drinking Water Conference in 2006).

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During last 5 years 37 outbreak of VHA had been registered. 1437 people got ill, 625 among these are children (

There are 20.5 thousand schools in Ukraine, including 12.6 thousand (61%) in rural areas. 18% schools are not connected to water supply and sanitation systems; 95% among them are rural schools. 41% schools are not connected to sewer; 39% of them are supplied with pit latrines -  87% among these are in rural areas (Ref.: Letter addressed to MAMA-86 from the Ministry of health protection of Ukraine, 2007).

Ukraine MDGs on water: Task 1 to Goal 3 on Environmental sustainability: to increase on 12% the portion of people who use improved water and sanitation.
Indicator 1.1 Portion of urban population using water that meets the state standards, %
Indicator 1.1 Portion of rural population using drinking water that meets the state standards, % (Ref.: Analytical report MDGs: Ukraine, 23.09.2003).

From 2001 till 2004 the number of urban population with access to safe drinking water increased by 1% (from 86 to 87%). The part of rural population with safe water and sanitation did not changed – 63% (Ukraine – Millennium Development Goals – 2000+5).

MDGs on sanitation for Ukraine has not been defined.

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