Proposed changes to parental leave meet with concern

Phillips, Lucy
April 2009
People Management;4/9/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 8, p8
The article reports that the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) in Great Britain has called for statutory maternity leave to be reduced and new paid leave be given to fathers. According to the commission, a radical new approach to parental leave was needed to address the gender pay gap and ensure childcare responsibilities are shared more equally.


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