Women's Work Counted: Infographics
We have begun releasing the first in a series of infographics based on the Counting Women's Work research.
Country Reports
A series of reports on the Counting Women's Work research results for our participating countries is now available. These reports explore some of the age and gender patterns of unpaid and market work, and highlight key implications for policy.
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What does the CWW logo represent?
What are the ideas that went into the design of the logo for the Counting Women's Work project?
Institutional Involvement
The CWW project is coordinated by the Development Policy Research Unit (University of Cape Town), UC Berkeley and the East-West Center, with generous financial support from the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation and the International Development...



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Women’s Economic Activity

Economic activity is heavily gender-determined, leading to large differences in labor income; based on different labor force participation but also, different wages. What “gender dividend” might we get in the future from closing some of the gaps?​ This was the topic explored by Gretchen Donehower at the recent Workshop on the Demographic Dividend, ICFP 2016 held in Nusa Dua, Indonesia.


Publication Date:
Wednesday, November 4, 2015 - 11:45
Counting Women's Work at the NTA XI Conference

A number of country teams presented the research they have been conducting as part of the Counting Women's Work project at the 11th Global Meeting of the NTA Network in Dakar and Saly, Senegal, from 20 to 24 June 2016.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, August 3, 2016 - 19:00
Photo: © Arne Hoel / World Bank
Google Hangout: What do we learn by Counting Women's Work?

The Counting Women's Work project hosted a Google Hangout to discuss lessons for policy from the CWW research. The event took place on Thursday, April 21, 2016 at 16h00 GMT. 

Publication Date:
Wednesday, April 6, 2016 - 16:45
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DPRU Report: Status Of Women In The South African Economy

Now available online: the full report co-authored by the DPRU on the "Status Of Women In The South African Economy", which includes draft results from the South African Counting Women's Work research. This report articulates the current situation, while providing insight into some of the trends that are discernible in the data on women in the South African economy.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, November 4, 2015 - 11:45