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01
Aug

Time use: Total work burden, unpaid work, and leisure

This new report from Statistics Canada, which adds to the Women in Canada series, looks at data from 1986, 2010, 2012 and 2015 to examine gender differences in time allocated to housework, caregiving, paid work, and...
01
Aug

Time use: Total work burden, unpaid work, and leisure

This new report from Statistics Canada, which adds to the Women in Canada series, looks at data from 1986, 2010, 2012 and 2015 to examine gender differences in time allocated to housework, caregiving, paid work, and...
01
Aug

Berlin first in Germany to scrap child day care fees

EXCERPTS A sociopolitical landmark for Berlin's parents: Starting in August all municipal day care centers in the German capital will be free. Several other states are also looking to phase out the costs for working...
01
Aug

Berlin first in Germany to scrap child day care fees

EXCERPTS A sociopolitical landmark for Berlin's parents: Starting in August all municipal day care centers in the German capital will be free. Several other states are also looking to phase out the costs for working...
31
Jul

Canadian men are still lazier than women: report

But they are getting better EXCERPTS Whether it’s doing household chores, taking care of kids, or helping out friends, Canadian women work harder than men, according to Statistics Canada....
31
Jul

Canadian men are still lazier than women: report

But they are getting better EXCERPTS Whether it’s doing household chores, taking care of kids, or helping out friends, Canadian women work harder than men, according to Statistics Canada....
31
Jul

Advocates: better pre-k begins with better pay

EXCERPTS State government leaders often tout increasing investments in early childhood programs. But experts and advocates say they’ve continued to overlook a significant barrier to improving and expanding such...
31
Jul

Advocates: better pre-k begins with better pay

EXCERPTS State government leaders often tout increasing investments in early childhood programs. But experts and advocates say they’ve continued to overlook a significant barrier to improving and expanding such...
31
Jul

Who is left behind under the new child care subsidy?

Australian families are increasingly replying on childcare but a change in policy may leave those who need it most locked out EXCERPTS The latest Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in...
31
Jul

Who is left behind under the new child care subsidy?

Australian families are increasingly replying on childcare but a change in policy may leave those who need it most locked out EXCERPTS The latest Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in...

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