Balancing unpaid care work and paid work: Case studies

Summary

 
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1232 27 302013/P 302013 2 Depleted 0 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
1308 28 CS7 203124 3 Depleted 0 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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Varsha TK (27)

302013/P
302013
Death of in-laws causes Varsha’s well being to spiral downwards
2
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India
304002/NP
304002
Widowed Swati prefers to migrate to brick kilns despite her children being deprived of schooling
3
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India
CS6 Tanzania
CS6 Tanzania
189
Henrieta’s precarious balance of income, family and community
5
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Tanzania
CS7
203124
Lack of access to water and electricity makes life harder for single mother Eliza
3
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Rwanda

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