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Table 4.4 Main findings

From: The Child’s Best Interest Principle across Child Protection Jurisdictions

Country Child’s participation Child’s needs Permanency Protection Child’s relationship Child’s identity Parent’s perspective Child’s future Weight and procedures
SUM 12 10 9 9 8 6 4 3 14
Australia 1 1 1 1 1 1 1   1
Austria 1 1 1 1 1 1 1   1
Canada 1 1 1 1 1 1    1
Denmark 1 1 1   1    1 1
England 1 1 1 1   1 1   1
Estonia 1         1
Finland 1 1   1   1   1 1
Germany   1 1 1 1     1
Ireland 1       1   1
Norway 1   1   1     1
Spain 1 1 1 1 1 1   1 1
Sweden 1 1   1 1     1
Switzerland          1
USA 1 1 1 1      1