Balancing unpaid care work and paid work: Case studies

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1232 27 302013/P 302013 2 Depleted 0 1 0 0
1258 28 CS6 Tanzania 189 5 Depleted 1 0 0 0
1297 34 CS14 201086 2 Depleted 0 0 0 0
1201 22 402014/NP 402014 2 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
CS6 Tanzania
CS6 Tanzania
189
Henrieta’s precarious balance of income, family and community
5
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Tanzania
CS14
201086
The impact of travelling long distances for paid work is felt keenly by single parent Josiane
2
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Rwanda

Bhuma BK (22)

402014/NP
402014
Her husband’s out-migration limits Bhuma’s paid work options
2
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Nepal