Balancing unpaid care work and paid work: Case studies

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1261 38 CS9 Tanzania 158 6 Coping 1 0 1 0
1280 35 CS28 Tanzania 73 4 Coping 1 0 0 0
1214 35 403026P 403026 3 Coping 2 0 0 0 0
1213 31 403042NP 403042 5 Coping 0 1 0 0 0
1208 30 403009P 403009 3 Coping 3 0 0 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

Displaying 1 - 5 of 5
CS9 Tanzania
158
6
Coping
Tanzania
CS28 Tanzania
CS28 Tanzania
73
Marvin’s multiple roles and responsibilities
4
Coping
Tanzania
403026P
403026
Single mother Heema struggles to balance earning with caring for her three children
3
Coping
Nepal
403042NP
403042
A couple struggle together to recover from the loss of their business
5
Coping
Nepal

Kabita BK (30)

403009P
403009
Gender norms restrict widow Kabita’s work options, making everyday life harder
3
Coping
Nepal