UN Millennium Development on Drinking Water Met

In advance of the 2015 target, the UN Millennium Development Goal 7C has been met. At least part of this goal, to Halve, by 2015, the proportion of the population without sustainable access to safe drinking water and basic sanitation has been reached, with 89% of the world’s population currently having access to improved water supplies, up from 76% in 1990.

But despite the progress, almost 800 million people globally still drink contaminated water, and many still suffer from lack of access to basic sanitation. For example, over half of the population of India lacks access to a toilet, as discussed in this video from the BBC.

Which of the rest of the Millennium Development Goals, if any, do you think are achievable by 2015?

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