Category: Home-based Worker

We are Workers Too!

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  Did you know there are 100 million people working from their homes in countries both rich and poor throughout the world?  Did you know many home-based workers experience the lowest wages and highest degrees of poverty?   That the majority of home-based workers are women?  Today’s feature publication, We are Workers Too: Organizing Home-Based Workers in… Read more »

A HomeNet Pakistan Success Story

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  Recently, Inclusive Cities partner HomeNet Pakistan — following one of its core mandates of empowering home-based workers through integrated support — overcame many obstacles in advocating for home-based workers in the village of Rasool Nagar. Through sheer determination, the HomeNet team managed to help workers register in Pakistan’s National Database and Registration Authority’s (NADRA) Computerized… Read more »

HomeNet Pakistan and HomeNet South Asia Host First Annual Convention of Home-based Workers

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On April 11th, 2011 the Homebased Women Workers Federation, HomeNet Pakistan and HomeNet South Asia joined for the first annual convention of Homebased workers in Karachi, Pakistan. Over 2500 home-based workers from Pakistan were expected to attend in addition to home-based workers from Nepal. Home-based workers from India and Bangladesh were unable to attend due… Read more »