Developing Practice Issue 43

In this issue:


  • Young people transitioning from out-of-home care: A case study of Australian media reporting 2004-2015
  • Do abused children deserve investigative journalism? A case study
  • Media portrayal of orphaned and vulnerable children in the context of South African welfare policies
  • Who saved the Bhattacharya kids? The role of the Indian media in revoking the decision of the Norwgian Child Welfare Services
  • Understanding the media's role in child abuse policy: Framing and agenda setting in Australian policy


  • ACWA Lifetime Achievement Award 2016
  • Commentary
  • Opinion 
  • Book Review
  • Sector Resource