- Toolkit page
Parental-leave conditions may help or hinder gender equality The increase in female ... & Poole, 2016; Trask, 2010). In this context, entitlements to job-protected leave after childbirth have become important policy measures ...
- Good practiceDigital agenda, Employment
... from 19.4% in 2000 — it remains insufficient. In order to increase the numbers of women and girls in STEM in Germany, numerous ... Parental Allowance Plus, providing options for flexible leave for both parents; for example, the amount of time off that can be taken ...08 October 2018
- Policy areaEconomic and financial affairs
... (CIBRAP) was introduced in 2001 as one of the measures to achieve the goal of reducing the tax burden on earnings and as part of a ... working arrangements and a larger uptake of parental leave benefits by fathers. Additionally, part-time employment has become an ...05 March 2015
The LP&R network produces an annual review of leave policies and related research, starting in 2004 . The review covers Maternity, Paternity and Parental leaves; leave to care for sick children and other employment-related measures to support ...
- Toolkit page
... work and unpaid care work depend on each other. For example, to be able to work in the formal economy (paid work), we all need support from ... Public financial allowances, such as paid parental leave, child benefit, carers’ allowances, agricultural subsidies and rural ...
- Policy area
... into agricultural policy. They are organised according to the most relevant phase of the policy cycle they may serve. ... to feel safe in their own streets and their own home. We can leave no stone unturned when it comes to protecting our citizens.’ However, ...11 September 2020
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... the EU and its Member States.  The EU's approach to gender equality Equality between women and men is recognised by the ... Legal measure: the introduction of paternity leave. Fathers/equivalent second parents will be able to take at least 10 ...
... and second reserved month increased fathers’ parental leave days.The results indicate that the parental benefit of caring for sick ... after the reform had a better income development compared to women who gave birth just before the reform. It is especially women with low ...
- Women and men inspiring Europe resource-pool
Leaves behind a great legacy to the many women and children suffering as a result of domestic violence ... a significant obstacle to their receiving effective health care (World Health Organisation, 1997; United Nations,1993). iv) Domestic ...11 December 2013
R: I only have insignificant stories to tell. But they are close to my heart because it is about my family. I ... it is still the case that the majority of parental leave application comes from women; perhaps they do simply earn less than men. ...
- News article
In Europe, we are all adjusting to new ways of living because of the effects of the coronavirus. We are ... jobs and will probably not be paid nor entitled to paid sick leave. These people are likely to have difficulty paying for basic necessities ...25 March 2020
R: I have a friend who decided to support his wife when she got pregnant, that it was him who stayed with a ... progressive when I saw that it can work (a man on a parental leave), I perceive it as great that everyone is doing what responds to his or ...