people do not have reliable access to drinking water,
and 2.5 billion to sanitation
of the world’s population
will live in regions affected by water stress
Commitment 12 : promote access to essential water and sanitation services
As part of its public service remit, SUEZ environnement fully assumes its role as an instigator and a participant in ensuring the right to water and sanitation.
Allocate at least €4 million a year through the SUEZ environnement Initiatives Fund to actions which promote access to essential services in developing countries and social integration in France.
Complete the Sustainable Development reporting device using indicators which enable monitoring of the Group’s contribution to the Millennium Development Goals and the implementation of essential rights to water and sanitation (number of people connected to services and parameters which form part of this right).
OUR COMMITMENTS IN ACTIONS
Fighting poverty in Cartagena
Since 2013, with the aim of helping to stem the rising poverty prevalent in certain parts of the city of Cartagena, Aguas de Cartagena has developed a programme intended to improve the...
The Water forSlums programme
Under the contract signed in 2014 between the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai and SUEZ environnement, a project dedicated to improving access to water for inhabitants of the...
Partnership with the French multi-service information and mediation network (PIMMS)
On November 26, 2014, SUEZ environnement and the French multi-service information and mediation network signed a partnership agreement to strengthen their collaboration at...
about our 12 commitments
A word from
Head of OECD’s water governance program
Stakeholder engagement for inclusive water governance