Exploring action research as a method of creating evidence that is informed by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander ways of being, doing and knowing.

Authors Lucas Moore and Reno French Background In June 2023 QATSICPP published an article in the Evaluation Journal of Australasia outlining an Action Research approach used in the development of two child protection initiatives in Queensland (Moore & French, 2023). There is a long history of research and evaluation processes which have exploited First Nations…

New Ways for Our Families: Designing an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultural practice framework and system responses to address the impacts of domestic and family violence on children and young people.

Authors Garth Morgan, Candice Butler, Reno French, Tamara Creamer, Lisa Hillan, Eva Ruggiero, Jennifer Parsons, Gareth Prior, Lela Idagi, Rachel Bruce, Tracy Gray, Thomas Jia, Mary Hostalek, Jamie Gibson, Beverley Mitchell, Traven Lea, Kristy Clancy, Ursula Barber, Daryl Higgins, Alex Cahill, Sebastian Trew Background The report shows child protection responses to domestic and family violence…

Implementing Delegated Authority – Capturing Our Story Final Action Research Report October 2021

Authors Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Child Protection Peak Background On the 29th of October 2018 the Child Protection Act 1999 was amended to enable the Chief Executive of Queensland’s then Department of Child Safety, Youth and Women to delegate functions and powers to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of an Aboriginal or Torres…