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: Regional Training Seminar on Women and New and Renewable Sources of Energy. (1989). Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic: INSTRAW.
Year: 1989
Description: This report presents the debates of the training seminar organized by INSTRAW in co-operation with the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and sponsored by the Government of Italy. The report summarizes the seminar, which focused on the following topics: an overview of United Nations activities in the field of new and renewable sources of energy (NRSE), the role of women in the development, management and utilization of NRSE, relevant NRSE system. The report also contains the seminar recommendations.
Instraw's Mandate: Training
Theme: Energy
Keywords: Environment, Management , Development
Geographic Area: Africa
Languages: French
Type of Product: Report
Disponibility: Printed
LinkToFile: PDF FILE