Women Workers and the Politics of Claims-Making in a Globalizing Economy

Naila Kabeer
  • Place of Publication: Geneva, Switzerland
  • Publisher: UNRISD

The paper analyses the evolving politics of claims-making by women workers in the Global South in the context of a globalized economy. It addresses the following questions. What kinds of claims are prioritized in relation to women workers? Who is making these claims? To whom are they addressed? What strategies are pursued to advance these claims? Which claims are heard and acted on—and which go unheard?

Informal Economy Theme
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