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: 1985-T-WAT-KEN
Reference: Women, Water Supply and Sanitation - A National Training Seminar. (1985). Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic: INSTRAW.
Year: 1985

This report summarizes the training seminar, organized by INSTRAW in collaboration with the International Labour Organization (ILO) held in Nairobi, Kenya from 9 to 13 November 1987 focusing on the following issues: the participation of women in planning water supply and sanitation (WSS) projects, the involvement of women in the choice of technology and implementation of WSS, the role of women in education and training activities of WSS, and evaluation of WSS projects. The report provides the recommendations drawn from the seminar.

Instraw's Mandate: Training
Theme: Water supply and sanitation
Keywords: Planning, Technology , Projects
Geographic Area: Global
Languages: English
Type of Product: Report
Disponibility: Printed
LinkToFile: PDF FILE