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.

Reference: United Nations 40th Anniversary. (1985). INSTRAW News, Vol.II, No.3, 20.
Year: 1985
Description: This issue of INSTRAW News summarizes the activities organized by United Nations for celebrating the 40th anniversary of the organization. It contains the debates in the High Level Group that met in Geneva in November 1985 and the work of INSTRAW at the Conference of the UN in Nairobi.
Instraw's Mandate: Information dissemination
Theme: United Nations
Keywords: Training , Institutional strengthening, Policy
Geographic Area: Global
Languages: English
Type of Product: INSTRAW News
Disponibility: Printed
LinkToFile: PDF FILE