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: 1987-I-UNI-GLO
Reference: Las Naciones Unidas y la promoción de la mujer 1945-1985. (1987). Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic: INSTRAW.
Year: 1987

Este informe describe sucintamente el trabajo desarrollado por las Naciones Unidas durante los años 1945 hasta 1985 en la consecusión de la igualdad de la mujer en todos los aspectos, teniendo en cuenta su condición humana y el respeto a su dignidad como persona.

Instraw's Mandate: Information dissemination
Theme: United Nations
Keywords: Development, Equity, Advancement of women
Geographic Area: Global
Languages: English
Type of Product: Report
Disponibility: Printed
LinkToFile: PDF FILE