List of Top-Ranked Peace Journals

Africa Peace and Conflict Journal 
University for Peace Africa Programme

African Conflict and Peacebuilding Review (ACPR) 
Indiana University Press
ISSN 2156695X

African Journal of Conflict Resolution 
The African Centre for the Constructive Resolution of Disputes (ACCORD) 

Cooperation and Conflict 
Journal of the Nordic International Studies Association
ISSN 0010-8367

Ethics and Global Politics

In Factis Pax: Journal of Peace Education and Social Justice

International Journal on World Peace 
Professors World Peace Academy
ISSN 0742-3640

International Peacekeeping
ISSN 1743-906X

The Journal for the Study of Peace and Conflict
The Wisconsin Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies
ISSN 1095-1962

Journal of Conflict Resolution 
Journal of the Peace Science Society (International)
ISSN 1552-8766

Journal of Peacebuilding and Development 
University of San Diego Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies
ISSN 1542-3166

Journal of Peace Education 
ISSN 1740-0201

Journal of Peace Research 
Peace Research Institute Oslo, Norway
ISSN 1460-3578

Peace and Conflict Review 
University for Peace
ISSN 1659-3995

Peace and Conflict Studies 
Network of Peace and Conflict Studies
ISSN 1082-7307

Peace Review: A Journal of Social Justice 
ISSN 1469-9982

Social Justice

Strategic Review for Southern Africa
University of Pretoria


Center for Systemic Peace Global Report 
Center for Systemic Peace, Vienna, VA

International Journal of Peace and Development Studies 
ISSN 2141-6621

International Journal of Peace Studies 
International Peace Research Association (IPRA)

Journal of Global Peace and Conflict 
American Research Institute for Policy Development
ISSN 2333-5858

Journal of Resistance Studies
International Peace Research Association (IPRA)

Peace and Change: A Journal of Peace Research 
Wiley-Blackwell, the Peace History Society, and the Peace & Justice Studies Association
ISSN 1468-0130

Peace and Conflict 
University of Maryland Center for International Development and Conflict Management

Peace Economics, Peace Science and Public Policy 
De Gruyter, and the Peace Science Society (International)
ISSN 1554-8597

International Intervention and Statebuilding

AFFRIKA: Journal of Politics, Economics, and Society
Adonis & Abbey Publishers Ltd.
ISSN 2075-6534

African Journal of International Affairs 
CODESRIA (Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa)
ISSN 0850-7902

African Journal of Political Science and International Relations
ISSN 1996-0832

International Journal of Peace and Development Studies
ISSN 2141-6621

Journal of Global Security Studies
ISSN 2057-3170


International Journal of Conflict Resolution
University of Missouri-Columbia Peace Studies

Journal of Conflict Resolution
Sage Publications, and the Peace Science Society (International)
ISSN 0022-0027

Journal of Law and Conflict Resolution
ISSN 2006-9804

Peace and Conflict Review
University for Peace, San José, Costa Rica
ISSN 1659-3995

Peacebuilding in Africa

Conflict Trends
ACCORD (The African Centre for the Constructive Resolution of Disputes)
ISSN 1561-9818

Leeds African Studies Bulletin 
Leeds University Centre for African Studies (LUCAS)

Peace and Security in Africa

African Journal of International Affairs and Development 
College Press & Publishers Ltd.
ISSN 0117-272X

Gender and Peacebuilding in Africa

Feminist Africa Journal
African Gender Institute, Cape Town, South Africa
ISSN 1726-4596

International Feminist Journal of Politics
Taylor & Francis (Routledge)
ISSN 1468-4470

Journal of Gender, Information and Development in Africa (JGIDA)
Adonis & Abbey Publishers Ltd.
ISSN 2050-4284

Journal of Research in Peace, Gender and Development
International Research Journals

Studies in Gender and Development in Africa
(Ceased publication) University for Development Studies, Ghana
ISSN o855-9449

The Southern Africa Media and Diversity Journal
Gender Links, Johannesburg, South Africa

Post-Conflict Reconstruction in Africa

African Journal on Conflict Resolution
ACCORD (The African Centre for the Constructive Resolution of Disputes)
ISSN 1562-6997

Conflict Prevention and Peace in Africa

African Conflict and Peacebuilding Review
Indiana University Press
ISSN 2156-7263

African Journal of Democracy and Governance 
Institute for Democracy, Governance, Peace and Development in Africa (IDGPA)
ISSN 2313-6529

African Journal of International Criminal Justice

Eleven Law International Publishing
ISSN 2352-068X

Journal of African Conflicts and Peace Studies (JACAPS)
The National University of Rwanda’s (NUR) Center for Conflict Management (CCM), and the University of South Florida Libraries
ISSN 2325-484X

Ubuntu: Journal of Conflict Transformation
Conflict Transformation and Peace Studies Programme, School of Social Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, and Adoonis Abbey Publishers Ltd.
ISSN 2050-4950

African Union/African Peace and Security Architecture

African Human Rights Law Journal
Pretoria University Law Press (PULP)
ISSN 1996-2096

African Journal of International and Comparative Law
African Society of International and Comparative Law, and Edinburgh University Press
ISSN 17755-1609

Journal of African Union Studies (JoAUS)
Institute for African Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences and Adonis & Abbey Publishers Ltd. ISSN 2050-4306

 African Regional Economic Communities: SADC, ECOWAS, ECCAS, EAC, AMU, COMESA, IGAD, CEN-SAD

ACTSA Angola Monitor
ACTSA (Action for Southern Africa)

African Journal of Economic Policy
Trade Policy Research and Training Programme, Economics Department, University of Ibadan
ISSN 1116-4875

Botswana Journal of Economics
Botswana Economics Association
ISSN 1810-0163

East African Journal of Peace and Human Rights
Human Rights and Peace Centre, Makerere University
ISSN 1021-8858

East African Social Science Research Review
OSSREA Publications, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
ISSN 1027-1775

ESARBICA Journal: Journal of the Eastern and Southern Africa Regional Branch of the International Council on Archives
The International Council on Archives
ISSN 0376-4753

West African Insight
Centre for Democracy & Development
ISSN 2006-15444