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  • New study of how parents share childcare in Sweden
    division of parental leave in Sweden and the links between fathers leave length and the division of child care when both parents return to work Mothers and fathers parental leave lengths vary substantially depending on the reasons given for dividing leave and fathers parental leave length is related to the long term division of child care as well as to mothers satisfaction with it The study suggests several ways in

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  • European Reconciliation Package launched by COFACE
    balancing their family life and work responsibilities and presents examples of practices and legal instruments at regional national and EU level as well as workplace solutions that work for all not only working parents with small children The European Reconciliation Package covers four main areas Reconciling for carers Women s employment and the potential of reconciliation Reconciling at the Workplace and Childcare solutions and education For each area a legislative

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  • Parental leave upgrade dropped
    leave scheme he had taken to the last election The scheme would have extended parental leave payments from the current 18 weeks to six months and would have delivered full replacement salary up to an annual income of AUD100 000 rather than the current national minimum wage payment rate It would also have included superannuation contributions during the payment period The scheme had been criticised as too costly especially in

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  • Assessing paid family leave programmes in three US states
    leave to care for a family member with a serious health condition or to bond with a new child A new study compares workers use of leave policies in the first year of each programme s operation Key findings include the first year use of leave was higher in California than in New Jersey or Rhode Island workers used paid family leave most often to care for a new child

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  • Finnish government withdraws plans to reform Homecare Allowance
    to withdraw its proposals to reform the Homecare Allowance scheme and the universal right to early childhood services Under these proposals the HCA period would have been split between parents as non transferable quotas and the right to early childhodd services from birth would have been restricted to part time attendance for children with a parent at home on Maternity Paternity or Parental leave or supported by the Homecare Allowance

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  • Obama introduces paid leave - for federal workers
    six weeks of advanced paid sick leave to care for a new child or ill family members He has called on Congress to expand these benefits further by passing the Healthy Families Act which would grant Americans seven days a year of paid sick time As part of its forthcoming budget the administration is also to propose using more than 2 billion in new funds to encourage states to develop

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  • Archive News
    Cat Publication International organisation Parental leave Services for children Services for adults Parental leave upgrade dropped 26 Feb 2015 Prime Minister s scheme to improve parental leave pay abandoned Cat Policy Australia Parental leave Assessing paid family leave programmes in three US states 12 Feb 2015 New study reports on how paid family leave works in California New Jersey and Rhode island Cat Research United States of America other leave

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  • New report on reconciling work, private and family life in Europe
    the life course including gender differences in areas such as labour force participation working hours and contributions to household income and domestic work The report concludes that there have been improvements in gender equality but women continue to lag behind on labour force participation and earnings face slower transition to their first job while contributing more to domestic tasks even if they are breadwinners Such inequalities are particularly pronounced among

    Original URL path: http://www.leavenetwork.org/news/show/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=2617&cHash=3bb8fd8a57cd47459f4a8c0dea20952b (2016-02-15)
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