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Call for papers – Journal of Social Protection






Journal of Social Protection is a high quality open access peer reviewed journal. It is an annually published journal by Social Protection Civil Society Network (SPCSN), Nepal.  The journal publishes in both print and online version. The journal aims to bring learnings, issues and voices on social protection to inform development practitioners, academicians, researchers, policy makers and stakeholders working on issues pertinent to social protection.  

The journal invites original high quality empirical and theoretical papers, review papers, case studies, policy analysis for its second volume that is going to be published in December 2021. Submission an article toJournal of Social Protection implies that the work described has not been published previously and also not under consideration for publication elsewhere. Furthermore, if the paper is accepted in this journal the same paper will not be published in the same form elsewhere without the written permission from the publisher.

Paper length and format

The journal invites papers ranging from 3000 to 5000 words excluding maps and figures, written in English language. The article must be in MS word with 12 point font size in Times New Roman. Papers must follow the APA format for citation and reference. The manuscripts must have 1 inch margin in all sides. The maps, figures, charts and photographs can be submitted in multicolour with high resolution in .jpg format.

For detail about the journal, author guideline, and the latest published volume, the please visit the website or

Submission address and deadline 

The submission deadline is September 30, 2021. Send your manuscript to the managing editor at