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26
Mar

Investing in child care

  EXCERPTS Thousands of Manitoba families are caught every day between the need to go to work and the need for safe, good quality and affordable arrangement for their children. Quality care is essential for children’s...
21
Mar

Wynne’s throne speech promises new spending on health care, home care and child care in Ontario

Premier Kathleen Wynne is pressing the reset button — or the panic button. In a speech from the throne Monday, Wynne outlined the Liberal government’s agenda leading up to the June 7 election...
21
Mar

MPs call for reform of workplace policies to support fathers

The Women and Equalities Committee is urging the Government to bring in 12 weeks' paid paternity leave for fathers because current policies do not meet the needs of families.   EXCERPTS Its...
21
Mar

Fathers remain locked out of family life

  EXCERPTS A new report from the Women and Equalities Select Committee, released yesterday, recommends changes to policies to help working fathers to balance their parental responsibilities with work. Through...
21
Mar

Cultural conceptions of motherhood and its relation to childcare policy in Canada

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21
Mar

‘The math doesn’t make sense’: daycares anxious on eve of NDP childcare rollout

  EXCERPTS As the B.C. government prepares to roll out its ambitious billion-dollar childcare program, some in the industry are warning that there could be rough waters ahead. For Amanda Worms, owner of Little Owl...
21
Mar

Questions leave child care providers leery of B.C. fee reduction plan

  EXCERPTS Many child care providers will delay opting in to the new B.C. government program to reduce daycare fees and others are opting out altogether because they have questions about the program. The fee reduction...
21
Mar

Northern Ireland childcare cost survey 2017

  IntroductionAbout Employers For Childcare Employers For Childcare aims to make it easier for parents with dependent children to get into work and to stay in work. The organisation encompasses a charity and the only...
21
Mar

The early years workforce: a fragmented picture

  Introduction There is mounting evidence that high quality early years provision can have lasting positive effects, not only on the children who participate but on society overall. According to a recent study, children...
21
Mar

Getting to work

Unlocking women's potential in Sri Lanka's Labor Force   Executive Summary

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