‘My Mother Does a Lot of Work’: Women Balancing Paid and Unpaid Care Work in Tanzania

Elena Zambelli, Keetie Roelen, Naomi Hossain, Deepta Chopra, Jenipher Twebaze Musoke

Research output: Working paper / PreprintWorking paperAcademic


Tanzanian women spend more time overall than men on unpaid care work activities, and less on cash-earning work. This report presents the findings of research conducted in Tanzania as part of the ‘Balancing unpaid care work and paid work: successes, challenges and lessons for women’s economic empowerment programmes and policies’ research project.
Original languageUndefined/Unknown
Place of PublicationBrighton
PublisherInstitute of Development Studies
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2017
Externally publishedYes

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