Balancing unpaid care work and paid work: Case studies

Summary

 
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1235 25 302033/NP 302033 2 Coping 0 1 1 0 0
1245 25 304002/NP 304002 3 Depleted 0 1 0 0 0
1258 28 CS6 Tanzania 189 5 Depleted 1 0 0 0
1312 29 CS16 203112 2 Coping 1 0 1 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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302033/NP
302033
Young Tribal woman studies against all odds, yet struggles
2
Coping
India
304002/NP
304002
Widowed Swati prefers to migrate to brick kilns despite her children being deprived of schooling
3
Depleted
India
CS6 Tanzania
CS6 Tanzania
189
Henrieta’s precarious balance of income, family and community
5
Depleted
Tanzania
CS16
203112
Supporting elderly parents as well as her children leaves single mother Jane depleted
2
Coping
Rwanda

Gita BK (26)

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