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Parental leave as a way to foster gender equality: visit by PACE rapporteur to Sweden

Strasbourg, 28.01.2013 – Andrea Rigoni (Italy, ALDE), member of the Equality and Non-Discrimination Committee of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), will make a fact-finding visit to Sweden on 29-30 January as part of the preparation of his report on “Parental leave as a way to foster gender equality”. Most of his visit will be devoted to talks with representatives of the Swedish authorities, civil society and experts.