Balancing childcare and income generation is a problem faced by mothers around the world.
StoryECONOMICS Development HEALTH Gender WOMEN'S EMPLOYMENT DAY CARE CENTRESRegionKenyaSouth of Sahara
What limits women's ability to become financially self-sufficient from an early age in Africa?
Mainstreaming climate change impact in the design of urban drainage infrastructures : a case study of Addis Ababa (Arat kilo-Kebena road)
To build sustainable drainage systems, designers need to incorporate future climatic conditions into their computation of design.Published dateFriday, September 2, 2011 - 04:00
Journal articlesINFORMAL SETTLEMENTS FLOODS PHYSICAL INFRASTRUCTURE Climate change VULNERABLE GROUPS ADAPTATION TO CHANGE DISASTER MANAGEMENT
Flooding in Cape Town's informal settlements : collaborative capacity, community leadership and the conditions for settlements to move towards adaptation
Residents of informal settlements are particularly vulnerable to environmental hazards, as they lack proper infrastructure and homes are often built with inferior materials.Published dateWednesday, January 2, 2013 - 05:00
The FairPay Project: Determining the Economic and Social Impacts of Gender Equity in Commercial Agriculture
This project is part of the Growth and Economic Opportunities for Women (GrOW) portfolio.