Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Building safety around children in families from refugee backgrounds. Ensuring children's safety requires working in partnership with families and communities

Losoncz, Ibolya


Child and family welfare is a critical issue among newly arrived migrant families in Australia, and humanitarian migrant families are at especially high risk of having child protection authorities intervene and remove children from their care. Drawing on qualitative research with South Sudanese families—one of the fastest growing newly arrived humanitarian migrant communities in Australia—this article demonstrates how shifting toward responsive regulatory practices in child protection can...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2015
Type: Journal article
Source: Child Abuse and Neglect
DOI: 10.1016/j.chiabu.2015.09.001


File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Losoncz_Building_safety_around_2015.pdf2.23 MBAdobe PDF    Request a copy

Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  19 May 2020/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator