Taking paternity leave
Implementation: In some nations, the idea of maternity leave alone appears to be becoming outdated. The emphasis is switching to the idea of paid parental (paternal) leave. The following nations guarantee this additional leave, paid and job-protected, to enable parents (fathers) to spend more time with their children during the early years: Austria; Canada; Denmark; Finland; France; Germany; Italy; Japan; Norway; Sweden.
Type Classification: D: Detailed strategies