The Australian Parliament has released a Report of it's inquiry into establishing a Modern Slavery Act in Australia. This Inquiry Report recommends the inclusion of orphanage trafficking as a form of modern slavery to be included in the Act.
Adam Dickes, Jacqueline Kemmis-Riggs, John McAloon - Clinical Child and Family Psychology Review24 Nov 2017
This review aims to systematically review methodological challenges and limitations of interventions designed to help foster carers meet the needs of children, to provide an analysis of the current state of the evidence base for these interventions.
Michael Garcia Bochenek - Human Rights Watch19 Nov 2017
This dispatch from Human Rights Watch describes the abuses and mistreatment of aboriginal children held in detention centers in northern Australia, highlighting the findings of a royal commission released on Friday.
Meredith Kiraly and Cathy Humphreys - Children Australia6 Nov 2017
This Opinion Piece traces the rise of statutory kinship care in Australia from the progressive reduction of residential care and the struggle to recruit sufficient foster carers to meet demand for protective care.