Paid Time Off (PTO)
Individual and collective agreements can provide for greater amounts of leave. After one month of service, employees accrue two days of leave per month for up to 30 days a year.
There are 14 public holidays.
Employees are entitled to sick benefits through the social security system in the Central African Republic. The number of sick leave is generally agreed on mutual basis in the employment contract.
Female employees receive 14 weeks of maternity leave with six weeks before the birth, and eight weeks after.
The leave is extendible in cases of complications that arise at delivery.
Free healthcare can be availed for 14 months after childbirth, sponsored by the Central African Republic under its program related to social security.