Benchmarking requires resources, but we've got some programs already.
Please add programs or reflect the quality or impact of these programs in the comments.
- USA – AWWA QualServe program
- Canada – National Water and Wastewater Benchmarking Initiative
- Brazil – SNIS
- Africa – SPBNET from Water Utilities Partnership
- South Africa – South African Association of Water Utilities [PDF]
- South Asia – WSP [PDF]
- Philippines – Small Towns benchmarking [PDF]
- Vietnam – joint World Bank/VWSA initiative [old PDF]
Read my paper [PDF] on how to move from benchmarking (which can suffer from too much attention to inputs) to performance (i.e., outcomes).
Big H/T to AK for these links