Balancing unpaid care work and paid work: Case studies

Summary

 
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1224 30 301030/P 301030 4 Depleted 0 1 1 0 0
1255 29 CS3 Tanzania 124 6 Depleted 1 0 0 0
1258 28 CS6 Tanzania 189 5 Depleted 1 0 0 0
1260 35 CS8 Tanzania 126 5 Depleted 1 0 0 0
1275 35 CS23 Tanzania 100 6 Depleted 1 0 0 0
1306 35 CS2 203082 5 Depleted 0 0 1 0
1191 26 401013/P 401013 3 Depleted 0 1 1 0 0

Our project has generated large dataset of Case studies, offering rich, authentic and anonymised summaries of the lives of women across the programme.

Explore their stories and the balances and tensions they face between paid work that empowers them, and the support for their unpaid care work responsibilities. Read more about the case studies

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301030/P
301030
Young boy pulled out of school to help his mother Seema with care tasks in mainly male family
4
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India
CS3 Tanzania
CS3 Tanzania
124
Drudgery affects Jolly’s health and wellbeing
6
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Tanzania
CS6 Tanzania
CS6 Tanzania
189
Henrieta’s precarious balance of income, family and community
5
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Tanzania
CS8 Tanzania
CS8 Tanzania
126
Juliet’s unrelenting efforts to earn while caring for five children
5
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Tanzania
CS23
CS23 Tanzania
100
Bernadet values her husband’s support in her efforts to earn and care for seven children
6
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Tanzania
CS2
203082
Children of Single mother are overburdened with care tasks
5
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Rwanda

Gita BK (26)

401013/P
401013
Gita struggles to care for a congenitally ill child with a migrant husband
3
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Nepal