About the Journal

ASIA-PACIFIC JOURNAL OF PUBLIC POLICY (APJPP) is a publication media for Scientific Writing in the field of Public Administration, published by Sekolah Tinggi Ilmu Administrasi Nasional. The journal was formerly named "HUMANIS: Jurnal Ilmu Administrasi Negara", is an open accessed journal, published periodically twice a year in April and October. Accepted manuscripts are in Bahasa Indonesia or English. We welcome other language articles, subject to translation cost before publication acceptance.

APJPP, particularly focuses on the main problems in the development of the sciences of public policy as follows: Public policy and management; Bureaucracy and Administration Development; Decentralization and Regional Autonomy; Local Government; South East-Asian Studies; Indonesian Studies; Public Management and Governance; Political sciences; Business Administration; and Any specifics issues of Humanities and Social Sciences.

Our target audience is not just scholars, but also policy-makers and practitioners, including aspiring public sector leaders engaged in education and research in the growing global public service, policy, and administration, and governance community.

We want to draw on the latest research – whether carried out by scholars or practitioners or indeed collaborations. We aim for – and encourage – the reporting of this research to be as clear and accessible to the widest possible audience, while maintaining the necessary rigour and scholarly standards.

APJPP will include not just cutting edge research, but also: feature interviews or opinion pieces from leading scholars and policy-makers; a resources section for scholars and practitioners; symposia and debates; and themed issues of topics of special interest. Proposals in all these areas are always welcome.