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The Legacy of INSTRAW

In addition to the INSTRAW Library, the UN Women Training Centre presents the publication “The legacy of INSTRAW in promoting the rights of women. A historical record of the Institute between 1976 and 2010”, which intends to pay tribute to the story of INSTRAW as well as to the women’s movements and governments which supported it.

Reference: Final Report of Interregional Seminar on Women and the International Drinking Water Supply and Sanitation Decade: Cairo, 12-16 March 1984. (1984). Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic: INSTRAW.
Year: 1984
Description: This report summarizes the proceedings of the Interrefional Seminar on Women and the International Drinking Water Supply and Sanitation Decade organized and convened by the UN INSTRAW and hosted by the Government of the Arab Republic of Egypt, in Cairo, Egypt from 12-16 March 1984. The objective of the seminar was to identify the problems encountered in various areas related to drinking water supply and sanitation, particularly in the socio-economic, health and sanitation, and science and technology areas.
Instraw's Mandate: Expert group meeting
Theme: Water supply and sanitation
Keywords: Science, Cooperation , Technology
Geographic Area: Global
Languages: English
Type of Product: Report
Disponibility: Printed
LinkToFile: PDF FILE