Call for Papers

African Population Studies Journal Calls

Special Commemorative Edition on the 28th International Population Conference

The African Population Studies Journal will be publishing select topical papers on different themes of the IUSSP Conference in a Commemorative Volume/s of the Journal in 2018

Deadline for submission: December 31, 2017

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Special edition: Adolescent and Youth sexual and Reproductive Health in Central African region

The Union for African Population Studies and Population and Health Research Institute announce a Call for Papers for a special edition of the African Population Studies (APS) Journal that will focus on: Adolescent and Youth sexual and Reproductive Health in Central African region

This edition will be published by the Journal as Vol 32, No. 2, in 2018.

Deadline for submission: 31st January 2018

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African Population Studies Vol. 31(2)

African Population Studies Editorial Management is inviting papers for Vol 31, No. 2, scheduled to be published on June 30, 2017. We publish dependable and timely information emanating from original research on African Population, Health, Development and other related issues. Papers are invited from researchers and others working in the population and development field. The Journal is open access and all submitted manuscripts are reviewed anonymously by at least two experts in the field. African Population Studies is indexed by EBSCO, DOAJ, Google Scholar, Index Medicus, ProQuest, Scopus, and is under indexing process with ISI. You can submit your paper by clicking the button below or send to For more information, visit our website:

Call for Submissions for Special Issue on Emerging and Contemporary Issues in Demography of West Africa

The African Population Studies Journal is calling for papers for a special issue devoted to emerging and contemporary issues in West African demography. Papers must adhere to the journal’s guidelines and be submitted in English or French at

Deadline for submission: 15th April 2017. Download APS West Africa for more information.


Call for Papers – PAA 2018

The 2018 Annual Meeting of the Population Association of America takes place in Denver, Colorado, United States from 26 -28 April 2018.

The Call For Paper  ( ) is now avalable.  The  deadline for submission is 29 September, 2017

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South African Journal of Child Health Special Issue:

Adolescent Health and Development in Southern Africa: Implications and Post- 2015 Development Agenda Deadline for Submission: 01 August 2017 Download the SAJCH Call for more information

Journal of Interpersonal Violence Special Issue:

The Social and Economic Costs of Gender-Based Violence in Sub-Saharan Africa: Causes, Implications, and Policy Directions:

Deadline for Submission: November 1, 2016

Family Studies In Africa and Post-2015 Development Agenda: A Comparative and Mixed Method Approach Special Issue of Development Southern Africa

Submission Deadline: May 31, 2016. Preliminary questions can be forwarded to any of the Guest Editors: (i) (ii) (iii) (iv)