Working Fathers in Niger

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:

There is no provision in the Labour Code on paid or unpaid paternity leave however in accordance with the Inter-Professional Collective Agreement a worker is entitled to one day of paternity leave on the child birth provided that the worker has completed 6 months of service.

Source: §60 of the Labour Code 2012

More about parental leave:

No provisions could be located in the law supporting paid or unpaid parental leave.