Australian Catholic Church releases standards for child protection

Source: Crux

The Australian Catholic Church has released its National Catholic Safeguarding Standards, more than 18 months after they were recommended by the country’s landmark Royal Commission into Institutional Child Sexual Abuse, in the latest chapter in the overhaul of how the Church responds to clergy sexual abuse.

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Catholic Church in Australia releases standards for child protection

Source: La Croix International

The standards will allow the public to have additional confidence in the Church's approach to addressing the tragedy of abuse, says Australian bishops' conference president.

The Australian Catholic Church has released its National Catholic Safeguarding Standards, more than 18 months after they were recommended by the country's landmark Royal Commission into Institutional Child Sexual Abuse

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Australian Catholic Church releases standards for child protection

Source: The Tablet

The standards closely parallel the commission's recommendations as well as norms enshrined by government. The Australian Catholic Church has released its National Catholic Safeguarding Standards, more than 18 months after they were recommended by the country's landmark Royal Commission into Institutional Child Sexual Abuse, in the latest chapter in the overhaul of how the church responds to clergy sexual abuse.

Read the article in The Tablet here