Welcome to the INSTRAW LIBRARY, a compilation of around 600 publications produced by the former UN International Research and Training Institute for the Advancement of Women (UN-INSTRAW), which served as the leading UN institute devoted to research, training and knowledge management to achieve gender equality and women’s empowerment. INSTRAW, along with DAW, OSAGI and UNIFEM, came together in 2010 to establish the present UN Women.

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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.

ID: 1988-T-WAT-SDN
Reference: Women, Water Supply and Sanitation - A National Training Seminar. (1988). Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic: INSTRAW.
Year: 1988

This report presents the work of the training seminar, which was organized by INSTRAW in collaboration with UNICEF and financed by the Government of Italy about Women, Water Supply and Sanitation. This covers such areas as: participation of women in planning water supply and sanitation (WSS) projects, involvement of women in choice of technology and implementation of WSS, role of women in education and training activities for WSS, and evaluation of WSS projects, among others. The seminar recommendations, lists of participants and observers, and the agenda are contained in annexes.

Instraw's Mandate: Training
Theme: Water supply and sanitation
Keywords: Planning, Technology , Project evaluation
Geographic Area: Global
Languages: English
Type of Product: Report
Disponibility: Printed
LinkToFile: PDF FILE