#Maternity Leave

  • Article: Jacinda Ardern and New Zealand's 'First Baby' Just Made History at the UN

    Jacinda Ardern and New Zealand's 'First Baby' Just Made History at the UN

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 25, 2018

    Ardern is the first world leader to have taken maternity leave. Read more

  • Article: An MP Just Took a Baby Into a House of Commons Debate for the First Time

    An MP Just Took a Baby Into a House of Commons Debate for the First Time

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 14, 2018

    It’s a “step forward for modernising parliament.” Read more

  • Article: India's New Maternity Leave Law May Actually Render More Women Unemployed

    India's New Maternity Leave Law May Actually Render More Women Unemployed

    By Joanna Prisco|July 9, 2018

    Mothers are finding it hard to retain work in India. Read more

  • Article: New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern Is the First World Leader to Go on Maternity Leave

    New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern Is the First World Leader to Go on Maternity Leave

    By James Hitchings-Hales|June 21, 2018

    Ardern gave birth to her baby girl while in office. Read more

  • Article: 78% of UK Companies Pay Men More Than Women, Final Figures Reveal

    78% of UK Companies Pay Men More Than Women, Final Figures Reveal

    By Imogen Calderwood|April 5, 2018

    The results are in — and it’s not good. Read more

  • Article: 12 Weeks of Paternity Leave Would Address the Gender Pay Gap, Say MPs

    12 Weeks of Paternity Leave Would Address the Gender Pay Gap, Say MPs

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 20, 2018

    Fathers must be able to get more involved in the lives of their children, said the select committee. Read more

  • Article: How Tammy Duckworth Went From Fighting in Iraq to Fighting for Working Moms

    How Tammy Duckworth Went From Fighting in Iraq to Fighting for Working Moms

    By Phineas Rueckert|Jan. 24, 2018

    Duckworth has been breaking barriers her entire career. Read more