Balancing unpaid care work and paid work: Case studies

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1233 35 302026/P 302026 4 Coping 1 1 1 0 0
1275 35 CS23 Tanzania 100 6 Depleted 1 0 0 0
1193 30 401038/P 401038 3 Coping 0 1 1 0 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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302026/P
302026
Collection of water is an uphill task for Sangeetha and her children
4
Coping
India
CS23
CS23 Tanzania
100
Bernadet values her husband’s support in her efforts to earn and care for seven children
6
Depleted
Tanzania
401038/P
401038
Entrepreneurial Sita struggles with childcare
3
Coping
Nepal

Gita BK (26)

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