TITLE

Improved Coordination and Funding Processes Could Enhance Federal Efforts to Meet Needs in the U.S.-Mexico Border Region

AUTHOR(S)
Mittal, Anu K.
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
GAO Reports;1/19/2010, preceding p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a report from the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) on rural water infrastructure. Communities living at the border between the U.S. and Mexico lack in their access to safe drinking water and sanitation systems. GAO examines the federal funding for the water infrastructure and the effectiveness of federal efforts to meet the needs in the region. Moreover, GAO recommends the improved coordination and funding processes to raise the efforts of the federal government.
ACCESSION #
58622925

 

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