The South African Journal of International Affairs is a vibrant interdisciplinary forum for debate on all foreign policy issues affecting Africa in general or South Africa in particular. We are seeking unsolicited article submissions on all international relations topics pertinent to the continent, especially those written by African authors.
Articles must be original in content. They should analyse significant policy issues in African international affairs, with a view to offering constructive solutions. Articles may, inter alia, deal with global / continental governance, multilateralism and political/economic integration, strengthening of democracy and political party systems in Africa, protection of human rights, international trade and investment, governance of natural resources, environmental protection, security and conflict, migration and refugees, religion and ethnicity, the roles of state and non-state actors in international affairs, and the influence of emerging powers on Africa and the world.
Articles should be about 5,000 to 8,000 words in length and must be written in a style that is accessible to both professionals and laypersons. Reference notes should be kept to a minimum and should be placed as endnotes.
All submissions will be subject to blind peer review by at least two reviewers.
Submitted articles must not be simultaneously under consideration for publication elsewhere.
Articles should be submitted by e-mail, as attachments in MS-Word format to the Editor, Anne Gordon, at .
If necessary, articles may be submitted by post to:
SAJIA, at the South African Institute of International Affairs,
P.O. Box 31596,
Please provide THREE hard copies and a disc in MS-Word format.