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2017 edition of the 'International Review of Leave Policies and Research'

2017 edition of the 'International Review of Leave Policies and Research' has now been published.

The LP&R network produces an annual review of leave policies and related research, starting in 2004 (for earlier reviews, go to Archive 2005-2016). The review covers Maternity, Paternity and Parental leaves; leave to care for sick children and other employment-related measures to support working parents; and early childhood education and care policy. As well as policies, it provides information on publications and research.

The 2017 review covers altogether 42 countries. These are: Australia, Austria, Brazil, Bulgaria, Belgium, Canada, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russian Federation, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States of America and Uruguay.

2017 edition of the 'International Review of Leave Policies and Research' is available at http://www.leavenetwork.org/lp_and_r_reports/ 

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