ARTICLES RELATING TO PATERNITY

When you’ve lied about the paternity of your child

2018-08-02 11:17

Why telling the truth about the biological father is the way to go

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WATCH: Paternity leave in SA and around the world

Parliament's labour committee heard South Africa's fathers should get 10 days paternity leave.

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Facebook CEO to take 2 months paternity leave

2015-11-22 12:34

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says children and families are better off when working parents can take time away from their jobs to spend it with their newborns.

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SA must change legislation and give paternity leave to fathers - activist

Lobby groups are calling for at least ten days paternity leave for South African fathers as a start. Currently, new fathers in SA are entitled to three days "family responsibility" leave. Watch.

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Sperm substitution at fertility clinic

2014-01-14 14:23

The University of Utah is investigating a complaint that a convicted felon working at a fertility clinic replaced a customer's sperm with his own.

Sure it’s your child?

2009-11-10 12:44

Why would a woman lie about her baby’s paternity?

 

Is the world really getting better at paid parental leave?

2018-01-22 13:10

Working moms (and dads) still face a difficult reality and a bigger shift is needed, says Jennifer Thorpe.

Paternity tests should become more accessible in SA

2016-01-11 14:35

A study has underscored the need for DNA paternity tests to be made affordable and accessible in public health facilities.

Maternity leave: who qualifies?

2015-08-03 16:40

When does a man qualify for maternity leave? It’s a complicated issue as a recent case has demonstrated.

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1/2 SA children grow up without their fathers

We're joined in studio by Sonke Gender Justice's Patrick Godana who speaks to us about the state of fatherhood and paternity in South Africa. Godana says one in two South African children grow up without their fathers. Watch.

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What’s a paternity test?

2011-07-04 08:47

There are various levels of tests that can confirm who is whose daddy.

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