Journal of Internal Displacement – Call for Papers – Deadline Oct 31

Journal of Internal Displacement

Call for Papers

Law and Society Collaborative Research Network (CRN 11) Displaced Peoples:
Special Issue by the Journal of Internal Displacement


Guest Editors

Megan J. Ballard, Professor of Law, Gonzaga University

Ben Hudson, Lecturer in Law, University of Lincoln


The Journal of Internal Displacement is calling for papers to be published in its Law and Society’s Collaborative Research Network (CRN 11 – Displaced Peoples) Special Issue in January 2018. Papers must be submitted no later than by 31 October 2017.


Topics could include (but not limited to):

  • Theoretical and conceptual analysis
  • Law, policy and advocacy
  • Mapping of missing migrants
  • Emergency response
  • Socio-legal dimension
  • Impact, influence and outcome
  • Challenge and opportunity with program implementation
  • Story and lived experience


About the Journal:

The Journal of Internal Displacement (JID) is a scholarly and interdisciplinary platform for raising the profile of displaced populations through discussions, critical dialogue, emerging themes, reflections and  explorations on a wide range of topics and regions. The JID promotes free and open access. The JID charges no publication fees to authors.


Submission Guidelines:

Direct all questions about this Special Issue to Veronica Fynn Bruey, Editor-in-Chief: