Learning objectives for this chapter:
- You understand the basic the gender-related inequalities in work & unpaid work and innovation.
- You know how the invisibility of care and unpaid work in the economy causes a gender-related distortion and inequalities in the society.
Reflect on the questions below to orientate to the upcoming theme of care & work.
What does the word care mean to you?
- How is care present in your life?
- Do you offer care, are you perhaps dependent on care from others, do you benefit from (public) care services?
- What do you care about, and what do you care for?