World Health Organization
Cite as https://mymun.com/ppdb/3985
Committee: World Health Organisation
Country: Republic of India
Institution: University of Zürich
Topic: World Water Crisis: Disease Management and Sustainable Solutions
The alarming mortality associated with waterborne diseases calls for a committed international response. Incidence of water-related illnesses can be greatly reduced by ensuring a supply of uncontaminated drinking water as well as sanitation facilities. While the Republic of India recognises the accomplishment of target C of the Millennium Development Goal 7, we note that the obstacles of insufficient infrastructure and the risk of regression in communities where facilities have been installed remain.
India suffers from diarrhoea, cholera, viral hepatitis as well as enteric fever and notes with c...