Working Fathers in Cameroon

Does the law require paternity leave for new fathers? Yes
What is the total duration of paid paternity leave at the time of delivery? 10 days
What is the wage replacement rate for paternity leave? 100 % of normal wage
Who pays for paternity leave? Employer
Does the law require parental leave for parents? No
Does the law require that parents with minor children or workers with other family responsibilities be provided with flexible time or part time work options? No

More about paternity leave:

The law does not include explicit provisions about paternity leave. However, employees can take a maximum of ten days per year of paid special leave of absence, not deductible from annual leave on the occasion of family events directly concerning their own home.

Source: §89 of the Labour Code, 1992

More about parental leave:

The law does not contain any provisions for parental leave, however a special leave of absence is allowed, details of which are mentioned above under paternity leave.