Balancing unpaid care work and paid work: Case studies

Summary

 
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1275 35 CS23 Tanzania 100 6 Depleted 1 0 0 0
1290 35 CS6 201041 3 Depleted 1 0 0 0
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1301 31 CS6 203132 4 Depleted 0 0 1 0
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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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CS23 Tanzania
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Bernadet values her husband’s support in her efforts to earn and care for seven children
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Tanzania
CS6
201041
Anita’s care work responsibilities prevent her from engaging in paid work
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Rwanda
CS4
203084
Divorced Denise struggles to combine paid work and unpaid care work without relying on her eight-year-old son
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Rwanda
CS6
203132
Jeanette struggles to combine paid work and care work without adverse effects on herself and her children
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Rwanda
CS2
203082
Children of Single mother are overburdened with care tasks
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Rwanda