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The state of UK maternity and paternity leave

14 September 2021

Professor Emeritus Peter Moss has co-edited a review finding that paternity leave in the UK is the least generous in Europe, and maternity leave one of the world's longest, and one of the worst paid.

Father and baby

Read: The Telegraph (£), The Guardian (Letters)

More: Making time to care: parental leave today and tomorrow