Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The journal focus and scope of JGPP  is  to publish research articles within the field of an advanced understanding of how politics and political management intersects with policy processes, program development and resource management in the public sector.  The scope research based paper on the interactions between

  • the individual
  • the state
  • government
  • public affairs
  • public policy


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

We use double-blind system for peer-review; both reviewers and authors’ identities remain anonymous. The paper will be peer-reviewed by three experts; two external reviewers and one editor from the journal typically involve in reviewing a manuscript. The review process may take 2 months.


Publication Frequency

Journal of Governance and Public Policy will publish three times (in three issues) a year: February, June and October.


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.


Publication Fee

Journal of Governance and Public Policy does not charge APCs, submission charges, or another fee. All processes of article publication are free of charge