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Discretion and the child´s best interests in child protection

Publications

Services and support for mothers and newborn babies in vulnerable situations: A study of eight European jurisdictions

Author(s): Katre Luhamaa, Amy McEwan-Strand, Barbara Ruiken, Marit Skivenes, Florian Wingens
Published in: Children and Youth Services Review, 120, 2021, Page(s) 105762, ISSN 0190-7409
Publisher: Pergamon Press Ltd.
DOI: 10.1016/j.childyouth.2020.105762

Corporal punishment and reporting to child protection authorities: An empirical study of population attitudes in five European countries

Author(s): Kenneth Burns, Hege Stein Helland, Katrin Križ, Sagrario SegadoSánchez-Cabezudo, Marit Skivenes, Judit Strömpl
Published in: Children and Youth Services Review, 2021, 2021, ISSN 0190-7409
Publisher: Pergamon Press Ltd.
DOI: 10.1016/j.childyouth.2020.105749

Breaking the cycle: Solidarity with care-leaver mothers

Author(s): Jenny Krutzinna
Published in: DiGeSt - Journal of Diversity and Gender Studies, 7/2, 2021, Page(s) 82-92, ISSN 2593-0281
Publisher: Universiteit Gent
DOI: 10.21825/digest.v7i2.16574

Exploring populations view on thresholds and reasons for child protection intervention – comparing England, Norway, Poland and Romania

Author(s): Marit Skivenes
Published in: European Journal of Social Work, 2021, 2021, ISSN 1468-2664
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Publishing
DOI: 10.1080/13691457.2021.1995706

The Hidden Proceedings – An Analysis of Accountability of Child Protection Adoption Proceedings in Eight European Jurisdictions

Author(s): Kenneth Burns, Katrin Križ, Jenny Krutzinna, Katre Luhamaa, Thomas Meysen, Tarja Pösö, Sagrario Segado, Marit Skivenes, June Thoburn
Published in: European Journal of Comparative Law and Governance, 6/4, 2019, Page(s) 339-371, ISSN 2213-4506
Publisher: Brill
DOI: 10.1163/22134514-00604002

International Human-Rights Supervision Triggering Change in Child-Protection Systems? The Effectiveness of the Recommendations of the CRC Committee in Estonia

Author(s): Katre Luhamaa
Published in: Juridica International, 29/2020, 2020, Page(s) 108-123, ISSN 1406-1082
Publisher: University of Tartu
DOI: 10.12697/ji.2020.29.10

Judging parental competence: A cross-country analysis of judicial decision makers' written assessment of mothers' parenting capacities in newborn removal cases

Author(s): Jenny Krutzinna, Marit Skivenes
Published in: Child & Family Social Work, 2020, Page(s) 1– 11, ISSN 1356-7500
Publisher: Blackwell Publishing Inc.
DOI: 10.1111/cfs.12788

Family Life for Children in State Care. An Analysis of the European Court of Human Rights’ Reasoning on Adoption Without Consent.

Author(s): Clarie Breen, Jenny Krutzinna, Katre Luhamaa, Marit Skivenes
Published in: The International Journal of Children's Rights, Volume 28: Issue 4, 2020, Page(s) 715–747, ISSN 0927-5568
Publisher: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers
DOI: 10.1163/15718182-28040001

Children’s Capacities and Role in Matters of Great Significance for Them

Author(s): Amy McEwan-Strand, Marit Skivenes
Published in: International Journal of Children’s Rights, 28/3, 2020, Page(s) 632-665, ISSN 0927-5568
Publisher: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers
DOI: 10.1163/15718182-02803006

Introducing the field of adoption from care

Author(s): Tarja Pösö, Marit Skivenes, June Thoburn
Published in: Adoption from Care. International Perspectives on Children’s Rights, Family Preservation and State Intervention., 2021, Page(s) 1-14, ISBN 9781447351030
Publisher: Policy Press

Adoption from care in Austria

Author(s): Jenny Krutzinna, Katrin Križ
Published in: Adoption from Care. International Perspectives on Children’s Rights, Family Preservation and State Intervention., 2021, Page(s) 87-102
Publisher: Policy Press

Adoption from care in Norway

Author(s): Hege Stein Helland, Marit Skivenes
Published in: Adoption from Care. International Perspectives on Children’s Rights, Family Preservation and State Intervention., 2021, Page(s) 139-156, ISBN 9781447351030
Publisher: Policy Press

Creating ‘family’ in adoption from care

Author(s): Jenny Krutzinna
Published in: Adoption from Care. International Perspectives on Children’s Rights, Family Preservation and State Intervention., 2021, Page(s) 195-213, ISBN 9781447351030
Publisher: Policy Press

3. Right to Protection - An Implementation Paradox?

Author(s): Asgeir Falch-Eriksen, Marit Skivenes
Published in: Children’s Rights in Norway - An Implementation Paradox?, 2019, Page(s) 107-135, ISBN 9788-215031415
Publisher: Universitetsforlaget
DOI: 10.18261/9788215031415-2019-04

Discriminating Against Children

Author(s): Katre Luhamaa, Marit Skivenes, Karl Harald Søvig
Published in: Child Rights and International Discrimination Law. Implementing Article 2 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child., 2019, Page(s) 1-23, ISBN 9780-367074630
Publisher: Routeledge

International human rights law governing national adoption from care

Author(s): Katre Luhamaa, Conor O’Mahony
Published in: Adoption from Care. International Perspectives on Children’s Rights, Family Preservation and State Intervention., 2021, Page(s) 177-193, ISBN 9781447351030
Publisher: Policy Press

Overcoming the Soviet legacy? Adoption from care in Estonia.

Author(s): Katre Luhamaa, Judit Strömpl
Published in: Adoption from Care. International Perspectives on Children’s Rights, Family Preservation and State Intervention., 2021, Page(s) 33-48, ISBN 9781447351030
Publisher: Policy Press

Making sense of adoption from care in very different contexts

Author(s): Tarja Pösö, Marit Skivenes, June Thoburn
Published in: Adoption from Care. International Perspectives on Children’s Rights, Family Preservation and State Intervention., 2021, Page(s) 249-264, ISBN 9781447351030
Publisher: Policy Press

Understanding attachment in decisions on adoption from care in Norway.

Author(s): Hege Stein Helland, Sveinung Hellesen Nygård
Published in: Adoption from Care. International Perspectives on Children’s Rights, Family Preservation and State Intervention., 2021, Page(s) 215-231, ISBN 9781447351030
Publisher: Policy Press

Adoption from Care. International Perspectives on Children’s Rights, Family Preservation and State Intervention.

Author(s): Tarja Pösö, Marit Skivenes, June Thoburn (eds)
Published in: Research in Social Work series, 2021, ISBN 9781447351030
Publisher: Policy Press

Children’s Rights in Norway - An Implementation Paradox?

Author(s): Malcolm Langford , Marit Skivenes, Karl Harald Søvig
Published in: 2019, ISBN 9788-215031415
Publisher: Universitetsforlaget
DOI: 10.18261/9788215031415-2019

Child Rights and International Discrimination Law. Implementing Article 2 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child.

Author(s): Marit Skivenes, Karl Harald Søvig (eds.)
Published in: 2019, ISBN 9780-367074630
Publisher: Routeledge