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FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Making time for bébé: France doubles paid paternity leave” – below is their description.
In a major breakthrough for parents, France has decided to double paid paternity from 14 to 28 days. Researchers have long documented the benefits of paternity leave and the reform is in step with French society, as polls suggest 80 percent of French people are in favour. But how much will it cost? And who will pay for it? We take a closer look.FRANCE 24 English YouTube Channel
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France is a republic and the largest Western European nation. Through expansion and colonisation in the 17th and 18th centuries France became a great power and still retains territories around the world. It has a seat on the UN security council and is the world’s fourth most wealthy country with a high standard of living and strong cultural identity.