The formulation of SDP stems from the need to improve sector capacity, responsiveness and accountability through the development of a comprehensive national WASH framework to guide and align WASH sector stakeholders for improved performance in the sector. SEIU and sector partners have been working on this activity since mid 2014.
National Management Information Project (NMIP) under the Department of Water supply and sewerage is engaged in conducting surveys, management of database and publishing the latest information of water supply and sanitation status on coverage and functionality. Recently NMIP has published the latest report, which shows the status of water supply and sanitation in Nepal.
The latest information has shown that the national water supply coverage is slightly increased and has reached to 83.59% whereas the sanitation coverage is 70.28% against 80.4 and 43.0% of 2010 respectively