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: Marei, W. (1985). The Importance of Research and Training to the Integration of Women in Development. Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic: INSTRAW.
Year: 1985
Description: This research study focuses on the importance of integrating women into development through research and training and the role of INSTRAW in this context. Developments on research and training are presented, along with an analysis of their effect. It includes an in-depth analysis of INSTRAW' s training policy, specifically designed to be participatory and cross-cultural follows.
Instraw's Mandate: Research
Theme: Development
Keywords: Research, Training, Policy
Geographic Area: Global
Languages: English
Type of Product: Report
Disponibility: Printed
LinkToFile: PDF FILE