Balancing unpaid care work and paid work: Case studies

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1223 35 301019/NP 301019 6 Towards a double boon 0 1 1 1 0
1261 38 CS9 Tanzania 158 6 Coping 1 0 1 0
1269 50 CS17 Tanzania 129 3 Towards a double boon 1 0 1 0
1285 31 CS1 203083 3 Coping 1 0 1 0
1306 35 CS2 203082 5 Depleted 0 0 1 0
1202 30 402019/P 402019 2 Towards a double boon 0 1 0 1 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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301019/NP
301019
Gendered division of responsibilities remains unchanged over generations, trapping Indumati and her daughter-in-law in a perpetual imbalance between care and paid work
6
Towards a double boon
India
CS9 Tanzania
158
6
Coping
Tanzania
CS17
CS17 Tanzania
129
Mama Justine needs to redistribute household work to the men in her family
3
Towards a double boon
Tanzania
CS1
203083
Traditional care work duties leave Rose without time to rest
3
Coping
Rwanda
CS2
203082
Children of Single mother are overburdened with care tasks
5
Depleted
Rwanda
402019/P
402019
Sarita’s husband encourages her to earn – but offers little help with the domestic chores
2
Towards a double boon
Nepal