This online Resource Package provides information and tools to help strengthen and extend maternity protection to all women in all types of economic activity.
02 December 2013
05 August 2013
Joint ILO-UNICEF working paper
08 July 2013
Achievements and challenges in the field of maternity protection, including the impact of the economic and employment crises.
The legal framework indicators for “Combining work, family and personal life” measure the existence and scope of maternity, paternity and parental leave laws.
An ILO study on how workplaces are helping with childcare to allow more women to remain in paid employment.
Maternity protection and Decent work
The problems associated with maternity and childbirth are closely linked to poverty, inadequate working conditions and gender inequality.