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Economic crises and women’s work: Exploring progressive strategies in a rapidly changing global environment

Posted on January 1, 2013

This paper examines issues of women’s employment and decent work in the context of the on-going global financial and economic crisis. More

Paid work, women’s empowerment and inclusive growth: Transforming the structures of constraint

Posted on January 1, 2013

Drawing on household survey data collected in Egypt, Ghana and Bangladesh as part of the Pathways of Women’s Empowerment Research Partners’ Consortium, this report provides insights into the ‘resource’ pathways that enhance women’s agency and thereby contribute to the inclusiveness of the economic growth process. More