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Couples now have 3 days off in case of miscarriage or stillbirth. It is also one of the first countries in the world to deal with this often banned issue …
“Some companies force employees to use their sick leave at a time when they are facing severe losses. It’s horrible, it’s wrong. The grief that comes with a miscarriage is not a disease, Mr. President, it is a loss, this loss is time, time to recover physically and mentally, it will take time to recover with your partnerNew Zealand MP Ginny Anderson said.
New Zealand was one of the first countries in the world to enact legislation granting paid leave to couples experiencing miscarriage or death at birth. During his intervention, Ginny Anderson also pointed out the barriers that come with abortion. He hopes that with this move a barrier will disappear. “Miscarriage is often left to glow and darken. Although four out of every New Zealand woman has a miscarriage, this is considered a barrier in our current society“, She lumped.