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The majority of Russians endorsed the idea to give fathers leave after the birth of a child, found in the all-Russia centre of studying of public opinion (VTSIOM).
We are talking about a paid week of vacation in the first month of a baby’s life. According to 79 percent of the respondents, such a measure will strengthen the family. With 85 percent of respondents wanted to send their fathers a month’s leave in the first three years after the appearance of the child.
Initiative to pay strong couple “father’s” capital for the three children liked 83 percent of survey participants.
Earlier, the Russian men called the condition in which ready to go on maternity leave instead of the mother of the child. According to 46 percent of respondents, it should be “extreme case”. Another 38 percent said they were not ready to take such leave.
Today in Russia to leave to care for a child in 94 percent of cases, leave women.
Video, photo All from Russia.