Working Fathers in Mozambique

Does the law require paternity leave for new fathers? Yes
What is the total duration of paid paternity leave at the time of delivery? 1 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:

In accordance with the article 12.5-6 of the Labour law, workers are allowed fully paid paternity leave of 1 day every two years on the birth of a child. An employee wishing to take paternity leave has to inform the employer in writing before or after the birth of a child.

More about parental leave:

No provisions could be located in the law supporting parental leave for new parents after exhaustion of maternity leave.