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: UN-INSTRAW. (2006). Migracin Dominicana a Espaa. [Fact Sheet].
Year: 2006
Description: This document presents a summary in fact and figure related to the beginning and evolution of Dominican immigration to Spain, number of Dominicans residing in Spain, labour insertion and the impacts of the remittances sent by the Dominicans to their country, taking account the gender perspective.
Instraw's Mandate: Information dissemination
Theme: Migration
Keywords: Remittances, Development , Gender perspective
Geographic Area: Latin America and the Caribbean
Languages: Spanish
Type of Product: Fact sheet
Disponibility: Digital/Text
LinkToFile: PDF FILE