home-based work

Definition

Work carried out by a person in her or his home or in other premises of her or his choice, other than the workplace of the employer, for remuneration, which results in a product or a service as specified by the employer, irrespective of who provides the equipment, materials or other inputs used (ILO Convention No 177).

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Source(s)

European Commission (1998). 100 Words for Equality: A Glossary of Terms on Equality between Women and Men.

URI: http://eige.europa.eu/taxonomy/term/1242