Finally the Maternity leave in Lebanon has been extended in Lebanon !!!!
As a mother, as an activist as a women, as a Citizen this is a first step!!!
we need those 10 weeks, but …. as I always say in my post we will have to continue to fight for the other issues related to Women!!!
the battle to gain those few weeks has been tremendous! It was a pleasure to lobby the parliamentary committees, commissions, and ask the Member of Parliament to Vote for our rights!!
Now the mothers and their babies can cuddle, meet, and rest for a few more weeks together!!
Mabrouk to all!!!!
Some of my previous posts about the same issue: