Call for papers: Special issue on Unmet Need for Contraception and Unintended Pregnancy

By PAA Web posted 05-09-2022 13:54


The China Population and Development Research Center (CPDRC) scholarly peer-reviewed international journal, China Population and Development Studies, is soliciting articles for a special issue on the theme of contraceptive use, unmet need for contraception and unintended pregnancy.

Dr. Justine Coulson (United Nations Population Fund, UNFPA, Representative to China) will be guest editor. The Call for Papers notice is on the Springer website

We encourage you to consider submitting a 300-word abstract proposal to before 15 July 2022. The deadline for full paper submission is 15 November 2022. All submissions will undergo an initial screening and manuscripts that pass this stage will be sent out for external peer-review. We aim to complete the first round of the peer-review process within 8 weeks of submission. The special issue will be published in March 2023.

The full paper should be submitted via online Please make sure that you click ‘yes’ to the option Special Issue, and also clearly state in the cover letter that the paper is submitted to the special issue.