The Nordic countries, with their strong public spheres, are more supportive than those which elevate the family as a private institution.
About Yekaterina Chzhen, Anna Gromada and Gwyther Rees
Yekaterina Chzhen is a social-policy manager at the UNICEF Office of Research―Innocenti, researching poverty and inequality. She now assumes an assistant professorship in sociology at Trinity College Dublin. Anna Gromada and Gwyther Rees are social and economic policy consultants at UNICEF Office of Research―Innocenti. Gromada is also a researcher at the Polish Academy of Sciences. Rees is an associate research fellow at the University of York.