Balancing unpaid care work and paid work: Case studies

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1261 38 CS9 Tanzania 158 6 Coping 1 0 1 0
1314 43 CS16 201047 4 Coping 1 0 1 0
1202 30 402019/P 402019 2 Towards a double boon 0 1 0 1 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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CS9 Tanzania
158
6
Coping
Tanzania
CS16
201047
Low wages force Mathilde and her husband to work for long hours, leaving them with little time for care work and engagement in community activities
4
Coping
Rwanda
402019/P
402019
Sarita’s husband encourages her to earn – but offers little help with the domestic chores
2
Towards a double boon
Nepal