CJRC Researchers on ABC The World Today

Experts say family court keeping child abuse victims with perpetrators Featured: Dr Claire Ferguson, QUT lecturer Associate Professor Molly Dragiewicz, QUT Angela Lynch, Women’s legal service Hetty Johnston, Bravehearts Bill Potts, Qld Law Society Listen to the podcast here Criminologists in Australia have warned that the family court…

The incarceration of children in Australia

The Guardian has recently published an infographic highlighting the current status of children being incarcerated in Australia. It also details relevant and confronting research about the implications and effects of incarcerating young offenders. 

Young people working for peace

Dr. Helen Berents, lecturer in the School of Justice, recently published Not just victims or threats: Young people win recognition as workers for peace in The Conversation with her colleague Lesley Pruitt from RMIT. The article discusses the UN Security Council’s adoption of Resolution 2250 on “youth, peace…