South Africa To Miss Water Sustainable Development Goal?

Progress "Is Not Enough": Report

14 Apr 2021 by Local Press Report

South Africa will miss achieving SDG water targets “by a long way”.

Poor economic growth, a water deficit, poor monitoring and data collection, increasing pollution and water stress worsened by climate change mean the country is unlikely to achieve the water development goals by 2030, said Kevin Winter, of the University of Cape Town’s Future Water Institute.