Balancing unpaid care work and paid work: Case studies

Displaying 1 - 9 of 9
1192 30 401034/P 401034 3 Towards a double boon 0 1 1 0 0
1193 30 401038/P 401038 3 Coping 0 1 1 0 0
1194 24 401041/P 401041 2 Coping 0 1 0 0 0
1195 27 401042/P 401042 2 Depleted 0 1 1 0 0
1199 32 402003/P 402003 3 Coping 2 1 1 0 0
1200 19 402008/P 402008 1 Towards a double boon 0 1 1 0 0
1202 30 402019/P 402019 2 Towards a double boon 0 1 0 1 0
1203 38 402027/P 402027 4 Coping 1 1 0 0 0
1204 28 402031/P 402031 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

Displaying 1 - 9 of 9
401034/P
401034
What needs to change: suggestions from Sharmila, seed-selling mother of three
3
Towards a double boon
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401038/P
401038
Entrepreneurial Sita struggles with childcare
3
Coping
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401041/P
401041
A migrant husband leaves Mankumari juggling care with cooperative work
2
Coping
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401042/P
401042
Lakshmi manages alone, and without regular remittances from her alcoholic migrant husband
2
Depleted
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402003/P
402003
Rukmini balances childcare and paid work since her husband migrated to Malaysia
3
Coping
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402008/P
402008
Sunita juggles a new baby with work and care responsibilities – while her husband goes to college
1
Towards a double boon
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402019/P
402019
Sarita’s husband encourages her to earn – but offers little help with the domestic chores
2
Towards a double boon
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402027/P
402027
Decent paid work would help Jayanti balance the demands on her time
4
Coping
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Malati BK (28)

402031/P
402031
Malati’s job leaves no time for childcare
3
Depleted
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