Who cares about the unpaid carers? A story of global exploitation

Our welfare and well-being is dependent on ‘carers’, but their plight is too often ignored by policymakers around the world. A report published in August by the special rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights, Magdalena Sepúlveda Carmona, argues that the unequal care responsibilities heaped on women was a ‘major barrier to gender equality and to women’s equal enjoyment of human rights, and, in many cases, condemn women to poverty’.


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  1. شكرا لكم انه معبٌر عن الوضع ويختزل صفحات وصفحات من الكلمات المتراصة لتوضيح ما يراد توضيحه

    Date: Thu, 31 Oct 2013 06:45:30 +0000
    To: hosn48@hotmail.com

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