Working Fathers in Paraguay

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? 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:

Labour Code provides for 2 days paid paternity leave to the male workers, after their request, on the birth of a child.


Source: §62(J) of the Labour Code 1993

More about parental leave:

There is no provision in the law on paid or unpaid parental leave.