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Iceland is a prime place to raise children. Women's participation rate at the job market in Iceland is very high. Due to that fact all municipalities subsidize child care in order to make both parents be able to work outside of the home. All public primary schools in Iceland are free of charge. International Staff Services offers newly recruited employees assistance to bring their family to Iceland.

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