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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301030/P
301030
Young boy pulled out of school to help his mother Seema with care tasks in mainly male family
4
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India
CS23
CS23 Tanzania
100
Bernadet values her husband’s support in her efforts to earn and care for seven children
6
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Tanzania
CS11
201095
Grace leaves abusive husband for a safer life for her children but struggles to provide for them through VUP participation
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Rwanda