Social Security for Women Workers in the Informal Economy

SEWA’s Social Security Programme
Conference paper
Part of the Veröffentlichungen des Instituts für Deutsches, Europäisches und Internationales Medizinrecht, Gesundheitsrecht und Bioethik der Universitäten Heidelberg und Mannheim book series (IMGB, volume 26)


Social Security Informal Sector Informal Economy Economic Security Woman Worker 
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  1. 1.
    The statistics in this section, unless stated otherwise, have been quoted from Jeemol Unni and Uma Rani, ‘Gender Informality and Poverty’ (November 2003) Seminar 531.Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    National Accounts Statistics (NAS), 2000, Statement 76.1; B.K. Pradhan, P.K. Roy and M.R. Saluja, The Unorganized Sector in India (NCAER, 2000); Ghatate, The Contribution of the Unorganized Sector in Exports, (National Institute of Foreign Trade (NIFT), 1999).Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    See also: Shalini Sinha, Strength in Solidarity, SEWA’s Insurance Programme (SEWA, 2001).Google Scholar

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© Springer Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2007

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Self Employed Women’s Association (SEWA)India

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