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

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  • Elena Zambelli
  • Keetie Roelen
  • Naomi Hossain
  • Deepta Chopra
  • Jenipher Twebaze Musoke
Publication date2017
Place of PublicationBrighton
PublisherInstitute of Development Studies
<mark>Original language</mark>English


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.