School of Politics and International Studies

Responsibility to Protect Student Journal

Call for papers – Special issue on peacekeeping and peacebuilding

The Responsibility to Protect Student Journal, in collaboration with STAND, the student-led movement to end mass atrocities, is currently welcoming submissions of papers for the 2017 special issue on peacekeeping and peacebuilding. If you are a current or recent undergraduate or postgraduate student, and have written and excellent essay on one of these topics, we encourage you to submit.

Papers must be between 2500 and 6000 words, and meet the other criteria outlined in the submission guidelines on our website.

The Journal also accepts shorter analytical pieces of 500 to 800 words on a rolling basis for the blog, as well as creative work related to these themes in the form of poems, videos, photo articles etc.

If you wish to learn more about our work, see examples form previous issues, or want to submit and article or blog post, please visit the R2P Student Journal
. Deadline for submissions is 30th September.

For further questions, our team may be reached via e-mail at

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