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: 1995-T-ENV-GLO-1-de-5
Reference: Dueñas-Loza, M., Guastavi, A., & Schieber, B. (1995). Training Package: Training Manual .Women, Environmental Management and Sustainable Development. First Edition. Turin, Italy: ILO Turin Centre.
Year: 1995

This training manual aims to assist policy-maker and development officials in enabling a more participative role of women in sustainable development and environmental management. This also seeks to comprehend multisectoral and multidisciplinary linkages between women, sustainable development and environmental aspects. The purpose of the training manual is to deal with overall existing problems and present possible solutions and policies on various aspects of the subject matter. It is intended for usage by various target groups and application in training workshops with vast range of subjects as well as various educational and training situations worldwide.

Instraw's Mandate: Training
Theme: Environment
Keywords: Sustainable development, Social policy, Management
Geographic Area: Global
Languages: English
Type of Product: Manual
Disponibility: Printed
LinkToFile: PDF FILE