Thursday 23 November 2017

Sarah Carey: Will Irish daddies want paternity leave?

Sarah Carey

Sarah Carey

Equality Minister Aodhan O Riordain is proposing that the upcoming Family Leave Bill will provide two weeks paid paternity leave.

Two weeks isn’t bad at all, even if it is just the social welfare payment of a couple of hundred of euro per week.

 In fact, everything the Minister says about how we should be having an ongoing conversation about parenting is completely right.

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