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Gendered Patterns of Time Use in Tanzania : Public Investment in Infrastructure Can Help

  title={Gendered Patterns of Time Use in Tanzania : Public Investment in Infrastructure Can Help},
  author={Marzia Fontana and Luisa Natali},

Gender, Development and Economic Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa

A plethora of scholars have attempted to discern the causes of slow growth in the sub-Saharan Africa region. The effects of global economic integration, corruption, geography and ethnic diversity

Intrahousehold Allocation of Household Production: A Comparative Analysis for Sub-Saharan African Countries

In this working paper, we analyze factors that may explain gender differences in the allocation of time to household production in sub-Saharan Africa. The study uses time use survey data to analyze

‘How Can It Be a Problem If You Need Them Both?’ Women Juggling Paid and Unpaid Care Work in Tanzania

This paper summarises the findings of mixed-methods research that was carried out in Tanzania as part of the ‘Balancing Unpaid Care Work and Paid Work: Successes, Challenges and Lessons for Women’s

The Role of Women in Agriculture 1 Prepared by the SOFA Team

Agriculture can be an important engine of growth and poverty reduction. But the sector is underperforming in many countries in part because women, who are often a crucial resource in agriculture and

Using "Positioning" Theory to analyze a female school teacher’s experiences with care-work during COVID-19 in India

  • R. Saini
  • Sociology
    Current Issues in Comparative Education
  • 2022
The past few decades have been marked by growing awareness about the need to move beyond Anglocentric/Eurocentric epistemes, to instead engage in intellectual projects that effectively (re)present

Addressing Unpaid Care and Domestic Work for a Gender-equal and Inclusive Kenya: WE-Care policy briefing

Care work is the heartbeat of every society: it contributes to our wellbeing as a nation and is crucial for our social and economic development. Yet the disproportionate responsibility for unpaid

Factors Affecting the Income of Rural Women: An Evidence from District Faisalabad, Pakistan

The fundamental point of the investigation was to assess the effect of various components on the pay of rural women in the region Faisalabad. For this, a stratified sampling procedure was utilized.

Exploration of Contributions of Women in Rural Development and Determinant Factors Influencing Their Participation, The Case of Agricultural Cooperatives in Ethiopia

Women constitute about 50% of the world population and contribute about 75% to subsistence production. On the other hand, they earn one tenth of the world’s income and they own one hundredth of the

Women’s labor market status and economic development

This chapter focuses on the structural drivers and constraints associated with the transition of women from unremunerated or low-paid production to higher-value work in three important labor-market



The urban transition in Tanzania : building the empirical base for policy dialogue

In countries where urbanization is a relatively new phenomenon, like Tanzania, building the empirical base to inform urban policies is a key challenge faced by government agencies. The study

The Political and Social Economy of Care: Japan Research Report 2

Modelling gender dimensions of the impact of economic reforms on time allocation among market, household, and leisure activities in Pakistan

Developing countries are increasingly concerned about gender dimensions of the impacts of economic reforms initiated under the structural adjustment and stabilisation programmes. This article

Modeling the effects of trade on women: The case of Zambia.‛ IDS Working Paper 155. Brighton: Institute of Development

  • 2002

Tanzania: Building the Empirical Base for Policy Dialogue.‛ World Bank Institute Working Paper

  • 2000

Tanzania Water Sector Policy Overview Paper.‛Stockholm Environment Institute

  • Available on http://www.enable.nu/publication/D_1_7_Tanzania_Water_Policy_Overview
  • 2006