According to the World Bank, only 50% of the population in Latin America is connected to sewerage and just 30% of those households receive any treatment.
Efficiently investing in wastewater and other sanitation infrastructure to achieve public health benefits, environmental objectives, and to enhance the quality of urban life is a major challenge for the region. So how can we make wastewater investments sustainable in Latin America?
So, change the perception of waste. By incorporating sustainability, wastewater management can improve access to sanitation in Latin America.
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