Balancing unpaid care work and paid work: Case studies

Summary

 
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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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301030/P
301030
Young boy pulled out of school to help his mother Seema with care tasks in mainly male family
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India
302005/P
302005
Manasa faces triple burden owing to no payment for employment guarantee scheme work
4
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India
CS8 Tanzania
CS8 Tanzania
126
Juliet’s unrelenting efforts to earn while caring for five children
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Tanzania
404014P
404014
Long hours of poorly paid work force Radhika to push care work onto her daughters
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Nepal
403015P
403015
Parents’ ill health puts children’s education at risk
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Nepal