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: 1986-E-GOV-GLO
Reference: Proceedings of the Interregional Seminar on The Incorporation of Women Into Development Planning. (1986). Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic: INSTRAW.
Year: 1986
Description: This report summarizes the debates of the seminar held in Santo Domingo from 5 to 11 December 1983. It focuses on the exchange of experience and analyzes the problems and solutions related to the incorporation of women into development and planning. The debate aimed to increase the involvement of women in the planning process through raising awareness and determining the most suitable institutional framework, planning mechanisms and techniques.
Instraw's Mandate: Expert group meeting
Theme: Governance and planning
Keywords: Development, Institutional framework, Policy
Geographic Area: Global
Languages: English
Type of Product: Report
Disponibility: Printed
LinkToFile: PDF FILE