Searching with a thematic focus on Unpaid care, Gender, Gender empowerment

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    Gender Evidence Synthesis Research Award (ESRA)

    ESRC-DFID Joint Fund for Poverty Alleviation Research, 2015
    A gendered understanding of poverty is crucial for exploring its differing impacts and this analysis provides valuable insights in a number of key areas. This evidence is a synthesis from 122 research grants awarded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and UK Department for International Development (DFID) Joint Fund for Poverty Alleviation Research since 2005.
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    New knowledge on the gendered nature of poverty and wellbeing

    Impact Initiative, 2017
    A gendered understanding of poverty is crucial for exploring its differing impacts. Women, in particular, may be vulnerable to the effects of poverty and the causes of women’s poverty, and how poverty is experienced, may differ from men.
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    Economic crisis and women's work: exploring progressive strategies in a rapidly changing global environment

    UN Women, 2013
    This report examines the gendered impacts of on-going global financial and economic crises in the labour market.
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    Gender Equity and Diversity: Facilitator Manual. Module 501 Engaging Men and Boys for Gender Equality

    CARE International, 2013
    This is a facilitator’s manual for training staff on how to engage men and boys in development programming, and how engaging men and boys for women’s empowerment benefits everyone. It includes a range of activities intended to explore practitioners’ understanding of where gender norms come from.
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    Balancing paid work and unpaid care work to achieve women’s economic empowerment

    Institute of Development Studies UK, 2015
    This policy briefing argues that women's economic empowerment can lead to economic growth but it is important to understand it as not simply about labour force participation, but also about the choice to work, the choice of sector, location and working hours.
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    African Women and Girls – Their say on their world post-2015

    Agency for Co-operation and Research in Development, 2014
    The Agency for Cooperation and Research in Development (ACORD), has released a landmark publication that details the voices of African women and girls in the post Millennium Development Goals discussion. African women and girls at the Grassroots – their say on their world post 2015 is a representation of African women’s voices from the grassroots.
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    Empowerment of women and girls: unpaid care work in Nigeria

    This resource is the Nigeria country profile within the Eldis Interactions 'Empowerment of Women and Girls' portal, under the theme of 'unpaid care work'.