CFP: Canadian Journal of Children’s Rights

The Canadian Journal of Children’s Rights is an academic, peer-reviewed journal that aims to encourage a deeper understanding of the rights of children. It offers a forum for exchanging ideas and engaging in conversation regarding a range of issues relating to children’s rights. It is international in scope and content, and encourages diverse approaches to the subject.

The Editors welcome manuscripts (up to 8,000 words plus references) in English and French from academics, researchers, community partners and young people. The Editors encourage submission of a variety of high quality manuscripts to each of the three sections of the Journal:  academic, open and youth. Each manuscript submission will undergo a masked peer review process: double masked review of scholarly articles and single masked review for submissions to the open section. The editors will review youth submissions to verify their appropriateness to CJCR’s focus and scope.

Papers submitted to the Canadian Journal of Children’s Rights will make a contribution to the field of children’s rights from a variety of disciplinary locations and approaches.

The deadline for submission of manuscripts for the 2015 Issue is January 31, 2015.

For more information and to submit manuscripts, please visit the Journal page at  or to the editor, Virginia Caputo, at