Youth Voice Journal (YVJ) is an international, multidisciplinary, peer-reviewed journal that publishes theoretical contributions and empirical studies on international issues affecting young people. YVJ is published by IARS Publications, a member of COPE. YVJ is ranked and indexed by Scopus, ORCID, Kudos, Criminal Justice Abstracts, EBSCO Information Services and The European Reference Index for the Humanities and the Social Sciences (ERIH PLUS).
The IARS International Institute is pleased to announce that its international, multidisciplinary, peer reviewed Youth Voice Journal has now become a proud member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and would like to invite you to submit your contributions for the Youth Voice Journal Online.
About the Journal
Youth Voice Journal is an international, multidisciplinary, peer reviewed journal that publishes theoretical contributions and empirical studies on issues affecting young people worldwide. The Journal publishes scholarly and peer-reviewed papers of the highest standard including case studies and book reviews. YVJ aims include:
The journal is managed by an international independent Academic and Editorial Board and is a reference source for academia, policy makers and youth services internationally.
Call for submissions
We are looking for research that has displayed a degree of methodological innovation to enable young people to engage in research, or a fresh perspective on a legal/policy issue facing young people. We would welcome submissions on youth policy matters with a particular interest in
We also accept book reviews, article reviews and short critical pieces. More information about the call can be found here.
If you are interested in contributing, please consult our Author Guidelines and Editorial Policy. All manuscripts are peer-reviewed within 4-6 weeks before being accepted for publication. Kindly note that the Youth Voice Journal is published once a year but submissions are published instantly in the Youth Voice Journal Online. All submissions will be subject to the normal process of peer review.
Youth Voice Journal is published by IARS Publications, a branch of the IARS International Institute which is a leading international institute with a charitable mission to give everyone a chance to forge a safer, fairer and more inclusive society.
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