in Finland will have more
to spend with their
. The government decided to give mothers and fathers seven months of
leave. This is almost double the
of its maternity and paternity leave. The new
will give 164 days to each parent - about seven months. Parents can also give up to 69 of their
to their partner. This means one
could take nine months of leave.
parents will get all 328 days. Finland's current parental leave gives four months for
leave, and two months for fathers.