In line with the need to focus contributions to her bi-annual journal, the African Journal of Gender and Development (AJGD), the Centre for Gender and Social Policy Studies has taken the decision to theme all editions of the journal. The theme of the April 2017 edition of the journal is: Gender and Health in Developing Countries. Two experts in the fields of gender and health would serve as guest editors for the edition. This is a call for papers for the April 2017 edition of AJGD. Please note the important dates highlighted below.
October 10 – November 10, 2016: Call for papers and submission of manuscripts for
April Edition of AJGD
November 11 – December 11, 2016: Review of manuscripts and feedback to authors
December 12 – January 12, 2016: Revision of manuscripts by authors
January 13 – January 27, 2017: 2nd round of review and revisions
January 28 – February 11, 2017: Submission of final revised manuscripts
African Journal of Gender and Development (AJGD) publishes original research studies and essays that focus on gender, and explore the intersection of gender and development issues in fields of studies such as the humanities, law, social sciences, education, agriculture, medicine and public health, and science and technology. It also publishes the review of books that make critical, theoretical and constructive contributions to understanding gender relations, especially from an interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary perspective. AJGD is a bi-annual, double blind peer-reviewed journal of the Centre for Gender and Social Policy Studies (CGSPS), Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria, and it is published twice a year, in April and October. The Editorial Board is committed to the quick review of manuscripts. Papers that have been previously copyrighted, published, or accepted for publication elsewhere will not be considered for publication in the journal.
AJGD Editorial Office
Centre for Gender and Social Policy Studies
Obafemi Awolowo University