Balancing unpaid care work and paid work: Case studies

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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
1201 22 402014/NP 402014 2 Depleted 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
1205 34 402044/NP 402044 5 Coping 0 1 1 1 0
1206 22 402047/NP 402047 2 Coping 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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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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Bhuma BK (22)

402014/NP
402014
Her husband’s out-migration limits Bhuma’s paid work options
2
Depleted
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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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Manju BK (34)

402044/NP
402044
Manju delegates care work to her teenage daughter
5
Coping
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Durga BK (22)

402047/NP
402047
Durga struggles to earn and care for her two small children
2
Coping
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