Asian Water Development Outlook 2007
© 2007 Asian Development Bank All rights reserved. Published 2007.ISBN 978-981-4136-06-8 The views expressed in this book are those of the authors and do notnecessarily refect the views and policies of the Asian DevelopmentBank or its Board of Governors or the governments they represent. The Asian Development Bank does not guarantee the accuracy of the data included in this publication and accepts no responsibility forany consequence of their use.Use of the term “country” does not imply any judgment by theauthors or the Asian Development Bank as to the legal or otherstatus of any territorial entity.
ADB Asian Development Bank APWF Asia-Pacic Water Forum AWDO Asian Water Development Outlook DMC developing member countriesGCS government, corporate, society GDP gross domestic productHDI Human Development IndexIDWA Index of Drinking Water Adequacy IRWR internal renewable water resource JICA Japan International Cooperation Agency MDG Millennium Development GoalNGO nongovernment organizationO&M operation and maintenancePPP purchasing power parity PPWSA Phnom Penh Water Supply Authority PRC People’s Republic of ChinaUNESCO United Nations Educational, Scientic and Cultural OrganisationUNICEF United Nations Children’s Fund WDI World Development Indicators WHO World Health Organization WPI Water Poverty Index WSS water supply and sanitation