10 Apr 2015
Jean-Philippe Bayon, Expert/Coordinator, UNDP-Global Water Solidarity
Internally displaced people (IDPs) in Bannu, Pakistan gain access to water through a UNDP-supported project. Photo: UNDP/Pakistan
Water is essential for local development, particularly for sectors such as health, agriculture, economic development, education and environment.
But too often potential donors work in silo without taking into account the heritage of existing projects or understanding the available expertise on the ground. …