Developments to strengthen systems for child protection across Australia
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Delaney, S., & Quigley, P.C. (2014). Understanding and applying a system approach to child protection: A guide for program staff. Child Frontiers and Terre de homes. Retrieved from <www.tdh.ch/sites/default/files/tdh_e.pdf>.
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Fox, S., Southwell, A., Stafford, N., Goodhue, R., Jackson, D., & Smith, C. (2015). Better systems better chances: A review of research and practice for prevention and early intervention. Canberra: Australian Research Alliance for Children and Youth (ARACY). Retrieved from <www.aracy.org.au/publications-resources/command/download_file/id/274/filename/Better-systems-better-chances.pdf>.
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Government of South Australia. (2016a). Child Protection Systems Royal Commission, The life they deserve: Child Protection Systems Royal Commission report, Volume 1. Summary and report. Adelaide: Government of South Australia. Retrieved from <www.agd.sa.gov.au/projects-and-consultations/projects-archive/child-protection-systems-royal-commission>.
Government of South Australia. (2016b). Child protection: A fresh start. Adelaide: Attorney General’s Department. Retrieved from <www.childprotection.sa.gov.au/sites/g/files/net916/f/a-fresh-start.pdf>.
Forbes, B., Luu, D., Oswald, E., & Tutnjevic, T. (2011). A systems approach to child protection. A World Vision discussion paper. World Vision International. Retrieved from <www.wvi.org/sites/default/files/Systems_Approach_to_Child_Protection.pdf>.
Foster-Fishman, P. G., Nowell, B., & Yang, H. (2007). Putting the system back into systems change. A framework for understanding and changing organizational and community systems. American Journal of Community Psychology, 39(3–4), 197–215.
Katz, Cortis, Shlonsky, & Mildon. (2016). Modernising child protection in New Zealand: Learning from system reform in other jurisdictions. Wellington: Social Policy Evaluation and Research Unit, Superu. Retrieved from <www.superu.govt.nz/sites/default/files/Modernising%20Child%20Protection%20report.pdf>.
Katz, I. (2015). What is a good child protection system? And how can we measure it? Paper presented at Haruv Conference, Jerusalem. Retrieved from <haruv.org.il/_Uploads/dbsAttachedFiles/IlanKatz(1).pdf>.
Munro, E. (2010). The Munro Review of Child Protection: Part one. A systems analysis. London: Department for Education. Retrieved from <www.gov.uk/government/publications/munro-review-of-child-protection-part-1-a-systems-analysis>.
New Zealand Productivity Commission. (2015). More effective social services. NZ Productivity Commission. Retrieved from <www.productivity.govt.nz/sites/default/files/social-services-final-report-main.pdf>.
Senge, P., Hamilton, H., & Kania, J. (2015). The dawn of system leadership. Stanford Social Innovation Review, Winter. Retrieved from <ssir.org/articles/entry/the_dawn_of_system_leadership>.
Shergold, P. (2013). Service sector reform: A roadmap for community and human services reform. Retrieved from <vcoss.org.au/documents/2013/07/FINAL-Report-Service-Sector-Reform.pdf>.
State of New South Wales. (2008). Report of the Special Commission of Inquiry into Child Protection Services in NSW. Sydney: State of New South Wales through the Special Commission of Inquiry into Child Protection Services in NSW. Retrieved from <www.dpc.nsw.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0010/33796/Volume_1_-_Special_Commission_of_Inquiry_into_Child_Protection_Services_in_New_South_Wales.pdf>.
UNICEF, UNHCR, Save the Children, & World Vision. (2013a). A better way to protect ALL children: The theory and practice of child protection systems. Conference Report. New York: UNICEF Child Protection Section. Retrieved from <www.unicef.org/protection/files/C956_CPS_interior_5_130620web.pdf>.
UNICEF, UNHCR, Save the Children, & World Vision. (2013b). Towards a typology for child protection systems: Revised discussion paper. New York: UNICEF Child Protection Section. Retrieved from <file:///Users/wise/Downloads/revised%20typology%20paper%20-%20FINAL.pdf>.
UNICEF. (2015). Child protection resource pack: How to plan, evaluate and monitor child protection programmes. New York: UNICEF Child Protection Section. Retrieved from <www.unicef.org/protection/files/CPR-WEB.pdf>.
Wulczyn, F., Daro, D., Fluke, J., Feldman, S., Goldek, C., & Lifanda, K. (2010). Adapting a systems approach to child protection: Key concepts and considerations. Working Paper. UNICEF, UNHCR, Chapin Hall, Save the Children. Retrieved from <www.unicef.org/protection/files/Adapting_Systems_Child_Protection_Jan__2010.pdf>