To create greater equality we need more men holding the babies

Sector needs to do more

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Claire Black and Sascha Calisan of the Diversity Project

Claire Black and Sascha Calisan of the Diversity Project

Towards the end of 2021, NOW: Pensions and the Diversity Project published joint research to shine a spotlight on the extremely low take-up of paternity leave in the UK.

The research focused solely on the asset management industry, but the findings were stark - less than 12% of fathers have taken extended paternity leave, beyond the statutory two weeks. We are therefore...

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