Asia-Pacific Journal on Human Rights and the Law

Editor-in-Chief: Simon N.M. Young
The Asia-Pacific Journal on Human Rights and the Law is the world’s only law journal offering scholars a forum in which to present comparative, international and national research dealing specifically with issues of law and human rights in the Asia-Pacific region.
Neither a lobby group nor tied to any particular ideology, the Asia-Pacific Journal on Human Rights and the Law is a scientific journal dedicated to responding to the need for a periodical publication dealing with the legal challenges of human rights issues in one of the world’s most diverse and dynamic regions.

The journal will be a prime source of information and reference not only to legal scholars and students but also to all those who are in any way involved in human rights issues across the whole of the Asia-Pacific region. Politicians, civil servants, social activists, academics, lawyers, historians, sociologists, political scientists, students, diplomats, social researchers, journalists and others will find the Asia-Pacific Journal on Human Rights and the Law an invaluable source of relevant and timely information.

Submission Instructions:
Authors who wish to have their work considered for publication should submit their papers by email to: apjhrl@hku.hk.
Authors should follow the OSCOLA (4th edn.) standard for the citation of legal authorities. Articles should normally be under 20,000 words (all inclusive).

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Individual subscription rate

EUR €106.00USD $135.00

Institutional e-only subscription

EUR €312.00USD $381.00
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Authors who wish to have their work considered for publication should submit their papers by email to: apjhrl@hku.hk.
Authors should follow the OSCOLA (4th edn.) standard for the citation of legal authorities. Articles should normally be under 20,000 words (all inclusive).

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Editorial Board

Editors-in-Chief
Simon N. M. Young, Professor and Associate Dean (Research), Faculty of Law, University of Hong Kong
Kelley Loper, Associate Professor and Director, Centre for Comparative and Public Law, Faculty of Law, University of Hong Kong

Editorial Board
Cora Chan, Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Hong Kong
Albert H. Y. Chen, Cheng Chan Lan Yue Professor in Constitutional Law, Faculty of Law, University of Hong Kong
James D. Fry, Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Hong Kong
Mario Gomez, Executive Director, International Centre for Ethnic Studies
Alex Green, Assistant Professor. Faculty of Law, The University of Hong Kong
Puja Kapai, Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Hong Kong
Karen Kong, Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Law, University of Hong Kong
Marco Wan, Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Hong Kong

Student Editors
Nicole Chan
Andy Lam
Christina Fong

International Advisory Board
Michael Davis, Wilson Center Fellow, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars; Professor of Law and International Affairs, Jindal Global Law School
Fernand de Varennes, United Nations Special Rapporteur on Minority Issues; Former Editor-in-Chief, Asia-Pacific Journal on Human Rights and the Law
Jose Manuel Diokno, Professor and Dean, De La Salle University College of Law, Philippines
Lech Garlicki, Former Judge of the European Court of Human Rights; Visiting Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Hong Kong; Professor, Warsaw University
Yash Ghai, Emeritus Professor, University of Hong Kong
Michael Kirby, Former Justice of the High Court of Australia; first Chairman of the Australian Law Reform Commission
Carole J. Petersen, Professor, William S Richardson School of Law, University of Hawaii; Director, Spark M Matsunaga Institute for Peace and Conflict Resolution