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Informal Economy Topic(s): Policies & Programmes in the Informal Economy

WIEGO Briefs

WIEGO Briefs are part of our Publication Series.

Child Care and Informal Workers

WIEGO's Child Care Initiative

Child care is vital. Families, especially in the poorest households, rely on the earnings of informal women workers. A lack of quality child care contributes to gender inequalities in labour force participation rates and earnings and exacerbates high levels of poverty among women informal workers.