Preventing water-related disease transmission in recreational water


Article 4(2)d of the Draft Protocol on Water and Health (1999) to the Convention on the Protection and Use of Transboundary Watercourses and International Lakes (1992) requires parties to take all appropriate measures for the purpose of ensuring: Sufficient safeguards for human health against water-related disease arising from the use of water for recreational purposes.

Type Classification:
E: Emanations of other strategies
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-beingGOAL 6: Clean Water and SanitationGOAL 9: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure