The rights of rural women and girls to water and sanitation are not only essential rights in themselves but also key to the realization of a wide range of other rights, including rights to health, food, education and participation.
Non-negotiated soft law
Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
General Comment / Recommendation
Means of adoption
Equality & Inclusion
Water & Sanitation
CEDAW General Recommendation No. 34, Rights of rural women (2016), para. 81.