Working Fathers in Guatemala

Does the law require paternity leave for new fathers? Yes
What is the total duration of paid paternity leave at the time of delivery? 2 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? Yes
Does the law provide for paid or unpaid parental leave? Paid
What is the total duration of parental leave? 270
What is the wage replacement rate for parental leave? No provision
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:

Labour Code provides 2 days of paid paternity leave on the birth of a child.

Source: §61 of the Labour Code 2001

More about parental leave:

Once maternity leave has exhausted, women workers may avail unpaid leave for up to 9 months to look after the newborn.