Balancing unpaid care work and paid work: Case studies

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1240 32 303012/P 303012 1 Coping 2 1 0 0 0
1303 31 CS14 203003 3 Towards a double boon 1 0 0 0
1198 19 401048/NP 401048 2 Coping 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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303012/P
303012
12th grade educated Shashikala faces discrimination at paid work while coping with household tensions
1
Coping
India
CS14
203003
Lack of childcare facilities under WEE programme makes it difficult to combine paid and unpaid work for Agathe, despite support from her husband
3
Towards a double boon
Rwanda
401048/NP
401048
Teenaged mother of two struggles to earn and care with little help
2
Coping
Nepal