Women in paid work from low income families are engaged in poorly paid, precarious employment, even as they are overburdened with unpaid care work responsibilities.
This project seeks to examine the links between women's economic empowerment, women's paid work, and their unpaid care responsibilities.
Around Gubadida, the Meru National Park and the Bisan Adhi Game Reserve are two types of conservation areas that protect wildlife, but exclude local land users; they provide limited opportunity to earn income from tourism, although wildlife from tPublished date2010
Addressing unpaid care for economic empowerment of women and girls : a broad based consultation on the care economy for the UN High Level Panel on Women's Economic Empowerment
With more women engaged in the labour force, and men not participating in care work, adolescents and elder women are often required to carry out the majority of care work tasks, which impedes their time and infringes their human rights, restrictinPublished dateThursday, June 2, 2016 - 04:00
Making the linkages : conservation as a core asset for livelihood security in Eastern Africa; final report (March 2010 - February 2011)
The purpose of this project was to gather, disseminate and influence knowledge on conservation and biodiversity at the right levels of decision making so that conservation and biodiversity are better integrated as key cPublished dateSunday, January 2, 2011 - 05:00