|Does the law require paternity leave for new fathers?||Yes|
|What is the total duration of paid paternity leave at the time of delivery?||4 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:
Law provides for 4 days paid paternity leave on the birth of a child. The paternity leave benefit is paid on any day between the days of confinement and the day mother and/or child are discharged from the medical centre.
Source: §2 of the Law No. 29409 of 2009
More about parental leave:
There is no provision in the law on paid or unpaid parental leave.