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: 1989-T-STA-GLO
Reference: National Workshop on the Improvement and Use of Statistics and Indicators on Women in Development. (1989). Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic: INSTRAW.
Year: 1989
Description: This report gives a complete summary of the presentations, discussions and recommendations made at the workshop held in Beijing, China from 1-8 June 1988 on the improvement and use of statistics and Indicators on women in development. The presentations focus on the following topics: collection of statistics on women, improvement of the All-China Women's Federation statistical reports, and the establishment of statistical data based on INSTRAW's programme on statistics and indicators on women.
Instraw's Mandate: Training
Theme: Statistics, indicators and data
Keywords: Development, Programme, Cooperation
Geographic Area: Global
Languages: English
Type of Product: Report
Disponibility: Printed
LinkToFile: PDF FILE