Call for Papers: African Disability Rights Yearbook (ADRY 2020)

The African Disability Rights Yearbook (ADRY) is calling for papers for consideration for publication in Section A of the ADRY in 2020. The ADRY publishes once a year with a focus on disability rights issues and developments of contemporary concern to persons with disabilities on the African continent. It comprises three sections – Section A containing doctrinal articles and for which we are calling for papers; Section B containing country-focused overviews of developments in disability rights in selected African countries; and Section C containing brief overviews of developments at the African regional and sub-regional levels.

The ADRY is a peer-reviewed open-access journal. It was launched in 2013 and has been accredited by South African Department of Higher Education and Training. The ADRY can be accessed at

Articles for Section A of the ADRY - the subject of this Call - should be original and not under consideration for publication by another journal. An article should not exceed 10 000 words, including footnote references. When preparing articles for submission, contributors are advised to follow the guidelines which are available on the ADRY website under ‘Submissions’.

Manuscripts should be sent in electronic format to: AND copying
An acknowledgment will be returned upon receipt of the submission. The deadline for submitting manuscripts is 30 March 2020
Inquiries relating to submissions can be sent to