Guidelines for Submission
Youth4dev.org is an open source. We encourage everyone to make contributions to Youth4dev.org. All submissions must be related to development issues and can be made in the following categories:
- Articles must be original – those that are already published or under consideration to be published elsewhere will not be accepted.
- Once the article is published on this platform, the author reserves the right to publish it elsewhere but must mention in the article that Youth4dev.org is the original publisher.
- Articles must be written in English.
- The maximum length of an article is 3500 words (excluding bibliography).
- Articles must be referenced: including in-text citations and a bibliography.
- Any standard method of referencing is acceptable, e.g. APA, MLA, Harvard and Endnotes
- Submissions must include an abstract of maximum 100 words and a short profile of the author(s)
- The maximum length of an opinion/reflection piece is 2000 words.
- Submissions must include a short profile of the author(s).
- Photo Story
- A story can be either a single photograph or a sequence (maximum six photographs).
- All photographs must be accompanied by a description including the date and location of the photograph taken.
- All photographs should be submitted in jpeg format (maximum size of 1 MB).
All submissions are subject to a panel review. Authors will be informed in the event of unsuccessful submission. Please submit your work to: firstname.lastname@example.org