Balancing unpaid care work and paid work: Case studies

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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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301033/P
301033
Teesta and her teenage daughters walk long distances to fetch water after long and arduous days on construction sites
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Coping
India
CS9
201072
Agnes’s young children support her in her domestic tasks while she works long hours under the VUP to make ends meet
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Depleted
Rwanda
CS4
203084
Divorced Denise struggles to combine paid work and unpaid care work without relying on her eight-year-old son
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Rwanda