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Lack of Convenient Facilities For Working Mothers Has Long-Term Effects

Lack of Convenient Facilities For Working Mothers Has Long-Term Effects

When a woman gives birth in Rwanda, she is entitled to a three-month maternity leave that may include pre and post-partum leave. After three months, when she returns to work, she is allowed to take one hour among the working hours to check on and breastfeed her baby, as stipulated by the Law establishing and […]

Ways To Make Your Company Accomodating To Working Parents

Ways To Make Your Company Accomodating To Working Parents

Working parents have it harder than just about anyone when it comes to work-life balance. Although companies today are becoming more mindful of the stressors unique to working parents, it can still be difficult for mothers and fathers to find the kind of flexibility they need in their work environment. What are working parents to do, for […]

Working Mothers Not Breastfeeding Their Babies As Breastfeeding Rate Drops

Working Mothers Not Breastfeeding Their Babies As Breastfeeding Rate Drops

Mothers who go to work leaving their babies at home have been blamed for Malawi’s decrease in exclusive breastfeeding rate to 61 percent from 71 according to 2016 Demographic Health Survey findings. The drop means that, currently, out of every 100 mothers in the country only 61 breast-feed exclusively. Briefing the media Friday in Mzuzu […]