OSAGI

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OSAGIOffice of the Special Adviser on Gender Issues and Advancement of Women
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(82) It brings together resources by merging the DAW, INSTRAW, OSAGI, and UNIFEM; it provides substantive support to CSW facilitating participation of NGO's in CSW's annual session, and services as secretariat of IANWGE.
At least US$500 million -- double the current combined budget of DAW, INSTRAW, OSAGI, and UNIFEM -- has been recognized by Member States as the minimum investment needed for UN Women.
Before UN Women, the main agencies involved in women's issues were the United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM), the Secretary-General's Special Advisor on Gender Issues (OSAGI), the Division for the Advancement of Women (DAW), and the International Research, and the Training Institute for the Advancement of Women (INSTRAW).
Creation of this new entity has taken over the already existing UN system for women that includes United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM), Institute for the Advancement of Women (INSTRAW), Secretary Generals Special Advisor on Gender Issues (OSAGI) and Division for the Advancement of Women (DAW).
"I commend the leadership and staff of DAW, INSTRAW, OSAGI and UNIFEM for
Current women's activities are run by the Division for the Advancement of Women (DAW), the Office of the Special Adviser to the Secretary General on Gender Issues and Advancement of Women (OSAGI), the UN Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM) and the United Nations International Research and Training Institute for the Advancement of Women (INSTRAW).
Current women's activities are run by the Division for the Advancement of Women (DAW), the Office of the Special Adviser to the Secretary-General on Gender Issues and Advancement of Women (OSAGI), the UN Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM) and the UN International Research and Training Institute for the Advancement of Women (INSTRAW).
Pires, 'Enhancing women's participation in electoral processes in post conflict countries: Experiences from East Timor', paper presented a the Office of the Special Advisor on Gender Issues and the Advancement of Women (OSAGI) Expert Group Meeting on Enhancing Women's Participation In Electoral Processes In Post Conflict Countries, New York, January 19-22, 2004, p.8.
Four gender-specific entities in the UN have been playing a leadership and catalytic role in UN System-wide efforts: the United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM), the Division for the Advancement of Women (DAW), the Office of the Special Advisor on Gender (OSAGI) and the Institute for Research on Women (INSTRAW).
The initiative is supported by over 180 organizations around the world and proposes the creation of a single entity that would consolidate three existing departments of the UN: UNIFEM, the Division for the Advancement of Women (DAW) and the Office of the Special Adviser on Gender Issues (OSAGI).
The Office of the Special Adviser on Gender Issues and Advancement of Women (OSAGI) and the DAW organised two experts' group meetings to support preparations on this topic.