This manual was written by Dave Spooner and edited by Celia Mather. Our special thanks go to the staff of WIEGO, HomeNet South Asia, the SEWA Academy, and GLI for all their information, advice and help

Homeworkers are part of a broader category of workers called home-based workers.  It  is the location or place of work that characterizes home-based workers. 

There are two main types of home-based workers. (i)  sub-contracted or piece rate workers and contributing family  members also