#Maternity Leave

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