Journal of Governance, Security & Development

An International Journal Focusing on the Global South


JGSD is a forum for scholarly research and policy-oriented analyses on various dimensions of society, politics, economy, public policy, public administration, and security with a focus on the Global South with an emphasis on South Asia. The Journal covers conceptually-interesting original cross-disciplinary research and policy-driven essays in three areas—governance, security and development.

The Journal solicits manuscripts (research-based articles, review articles, research notes, and book reviews) for its forthcoming issues. Submissions must be original and must not be under consideration by any other journal. All manuscripts must be prepared in accordance with the APA referencing style. Manuscripts will be blind-reviewed and checked for originality.

Manuscripts will be accepted on a continuing basis and quickly reviewed. There are no article processing charges.

The Journal is indexed in:  DRJI, ASOS Index, ESJI, International Scientific Indexing, IP Indexing, Academic Resource Index, Scientific Journal Impact Factor and many more.

Please submit your manuscripts (in Microsoft Word format) via email with a cover letter to:

The Managing Editor, Journal of Governance, Security & Development, Email: with a copy to the Editor-in-Chief at

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