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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Varsha TK (27)

302013/P
302013
Death of in-laws causes Varsha’s well being to spiral downwards
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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
3
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Rwanda
401042/P
401042
Lakshmi manages alone, and without regular remittances from her alcoholic migrant husband
2
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Nepal

Gita BK (26)

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