maternity leave

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Definition

Leave from work to which a woman is entitled for a continuous period before and after giving birth. 

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Source(s)

(1) European Commission (1998). 100 Words for Equality: A Glossary of Terms on Equality between Women and Men; (2) International Labour Organization – ILO (2007). ABC of Women Workers’ Rights and Gender Equality. Available at: http://www.ilo.org/wcmsp5/groups/public/---dgreports/---gender/documents...

URI: https://eige.europa.eu/taxonomy/term/1286