Nordic Journal of Human Rights

The Nordic Journal of Human Rights is published quarterly by Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group on behalf of the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights.

Editors-in-Chief: Gentian Zyberi and Peris Sean Jones.

Previous Editors-in-Chief:

Volumes 2010-2017:

Bård Anders Andreassen, together with Jo Stigen.

Volume 2018:

Bård Anders Andreassen, together with Peris Sean Jones.


The Journal is also published electronically and accessible directly from Taylor & Francis. For issues prior to 2014, please visit

About the Journal

Firmly established as one of Scandinavia’s leading journals in the field, the Nordic Journal of Human Rights (NJHR) provides a forum for academic critique and analysis pertaining to human rights.The Journal reflects current developments and seeks to promote the development of new perspectives on the theory and practice of human rights.

The NJHR is a Green Open Access Journal that is rated Level 2-rated in UHR's system for scientific publications and indexed and covered in the Emerging Sources Citation Index

The NJHR features articles, commentaries, and reviews of recent literature on human rights. It is a multi-disciplinary journal, presenting cross-cutting legal and other scholarly debates. The journal is essential reading for academics, policy makers and practitioners who work in the field of human rights. The NJHR is rated Level 2 in UHR's system 

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Call for Papers

Please see our call for papers on the Taylor and Francis website.



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