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Message ID: 9750
Date: 2014-11-12

Author:Kerryann Walsh

Subject:Frameworks/guidelines/standards - prevention of child sexual abuse in organisations/institutions

Dear colleagues, Greetings from Brisbane, Australia! We are looking for: * Frameworks/guidelines/standards that have been developed to prevent child sexual abuse in organisations/institutions working with children (in Australia these are known as “child safe” practices – other terms may be used elsewhere) * Evaluations conducted on the effectiveness of frameworks/guidelines/standards or related initiatives * Information about the process via which these frameworks/guidelines/standards were developed including the empirical basis for the selection of individual standards or criteria We are aware of various activity in this area within Australia (e.g. Creating Safe Environments for Children – Organisations, Employees, and Volunteers: National Framework) and also: the US CDC Preventing Child Sexual Abuse within Youth-Serving Organizations; the international NGO’s Keeping Children Safe: Standards for Child Protection. Are there similar examples in your country/jurisdiction? With thanks in advance, and best wishes Kerryann Walsh Kerryann Walsh PhD Associate Professor Co-leader, Children's Rights and Welfare Program, Children & Youth Research Centre http://www.cyrc.qut.edu.au/ Network Co-Director, Excellence in Research in Early Years Education, Collaborative Research Network (QUT, CSU, MU) School of Early Childhood | Faculty of Education | Queensland University of Technology | Victoria Park Road, Kelvin Grove QLD 4059 | Phone +61 7 3138 3174 | Fax +61 7 3138 3989 | Email k.walsh@qut.edu.au | Office B411 KG Campus | Staff profile http://staff.qut.edu.au/staff/walshk/ | Publications http://eprints.qut.edu.au/view/person/Walsh,_Kerryann.html CRICOS No. 00213J

Dear colleagues, Greetings from Brisbane, Australia! We are looking for: * Frameworks/guidelines/standards that have been developed to prevent child sexual abuse in organisations/institutions working with children (in Australia these are known as “child safe” practices – other terms may be used elsewhere) * Evaluations conducted on the effectiveness of frameworks/guidelines/standards or related initiatives * Information about the process via which these frameworks/guidelines/standards were developed including the empirical basis for the selection of individual standards or criteria We are aware of various activity in this area within Australia (e.g. Creating Safe Environments for Children – Organisations, Employees, and Volunteers: National Framework) and also: the US CDC Preventing Child Sexual Abuse within Youth-Serving Organizations; the international NGO’s Keeping Children Safe: Standards for Child Protection. Are there similar examples in your country/jurisdiction? With thanks in advance, and best wishes Kerryann Walsh Kerryann Walsh PhD Associate Professor Co-leader, Children's Rights and Welfare Program, Children & Youth Research Centre http://www.cyrc.qut.edu.au/ Network Co-Director, Excellence in Research in Early Years Education, Collaborative Research Network (QUT, CSU, MU) School of Early Childhood | Faculty of Education | Queensland University of Technology | Victoria Park Road, Kelvin Grove QLD 4059 | Phone +61 7 3138 3174 | Fax +61 7 3138 3989 | Email k.walshqut.edu.au | Office B411 KG Campus | Staff profile http://staff.qut.edu.au/staff/walshk/ | Publications http://eprints.qut.edu.au/view/person/Walsh,_Kerryann.html CRICOS No. 00213J