Call For Papers: SAJLHR [Vol 6; Dec 2018]

Call For Papers: SAJLHR [Vol 6; Dec 2018]

The Editorial Board of the South Asian Journal of Law and Human Rights (SAJLHR) (ISSN: 2518-6159) solicits submissions for its Volume 6, which will be published tentatively in December 2018. The journal is a peer-reviewed international journal for research and insight in Human Rights Law.

Theme: The Editorial Board will consider any paper for publication which deals with the relevant human right issue.

Sub-Themes:



  • Equal participation in political and public affairs.

  • Human Rights, Democracy and the Rule of Law.

  • Human Rights of persons with disabilities.

  • Gender Justice and Human Rights.

  • Vulnerability faced by the aged and disabled people.

  • Human Rights of Tribals and Indigenous People.

  • Human Rights and Racial Discrimination.

  • Human Rights and the Environment

  • Child Trafficking and sexual abuse: Challenge to Human Rights in Modern India.

  • Preservation of cultural identities and sub-national groups.

  • The conflict between IPR and Human Rights.

  • Law enforcement agencies – Police and Investigating Agencies: A gateway to Access to Justice

  • Access to Justice for Victims & Witnesses

  • Rights of Prison Inmates

  • Role of Judicial Institutions: Courts, Tribunals in Access to Justice

  • Role of NGO’s in advocacy of Human Rights.

  • State Obligation Towards Refugees: Balance between Human Rights and National Interest

  • Role of International Organizations in Refugee Crisis

  • Feminist Jurisprudence and Refugees: A Case of Double Discrimination

  • Asylum and Rights of Refugees fleeing persecution.

  • Environmental Refugees: Issues and Challenges

  • Stateless Person and Citizenship

  • The exigency of a Domestic Law on Refugees

  • Need for a Coherent Asylum and Refugee Policy

  • International standards on security issues in conflict zones: Humanitarian Perspective.

  • Role of Peacekeeping Operations in controlling violence in war-hit countries.

  • Tackling Non-International Armed Conflict under International Law.

  • Law of Armed Conflict and its influence on the rules on State Responsibility

  • The privatization of War.

  • Right to Self-Determination of a State and Modern International Law.


Publication Charges:



  • Single Authored Article: INR 1,400

  • Co-authored Article: INR 2,100


The authors will receive 1 printed copy of the journal along with ‘certificate of appreciation’ duly signed by the Editor-in-Chief. In the case of a co-authored article, both the authors will receive printed copies of the journal.

Last date for paper submission: 25th October 2018

Queries can be addressed to editor.sajlhr@outlook.com or to +919654022324.