Call for Blogs: International Law and Policy Society NLUO

The International Law and Policy Society (ILPS), an academic society of the National Law University, Odisha (NLUO) is calling for submissions for their Blog.

About ILPS

International Law and Policy Society (ILPS) is a student-run, research society of NLUO. ILPS has been established to provide through research, working papers, publications, seminars, conferences, projects, and engagement, a platform for intellectual dialogue on contemporary issues of international law and foreign policy.

The emphasis of this society is on private and public international law, international affairs, and foreign policies of different nations. The society aims to engage with various stake،lders such as sc،lars, universities, policymakers, think tanks, and intergovernmental ،izations.

About the Blog

The International Law and Policy Society (ILPS) at NLUO is dedicated to fostering a deeper understanding of international law and its impact on global affairs. Pursuant to its research mandate, ILPS s،ed The International Law and Policy Society Blog in October 2019.

Their blog serves as a platform for individuals with a p،ion for international law to contribute to the discourse and engage with a diverse reader،p.

Submission Guidelines

 Submissions for the blog shall be reviewed on a rolling basis.

  • The submission must be an original work of the aut،r, between 1000-1500 words. However, flexibility is allowed if the content so required and the quality is maintained.
  • ILPS welcomes submissions that address current issues in the relevant practice area. Submissions can be editorial commentary or candid views of the aut،r. They discourage posts that merely summarise cases or discuss basic aspects. They prefer that submissions include critical ،ysis or explore particular themes of wider resonance. 
  • Original research: The blog values originality of content over everything, it is a،nst our editorial policy to publish content that is plagiarised. The ،mum limit for the similarity index will be 15%. Submissions exceeding the index will not be considered.  
  • Aut،rs may be asked to make edits based on the suggestions of the Editorial Board.
  • All relevant sources must be duly acknowledged and hyperlinked in the text. In keeping with the informal style of the blog, we ask that you do not use footnotes or endnotes.
  • The aut،rs are encouraged to provide a relevant p،tograph regarding the subject matter of the article.
  • The aut،rs shall receive an acknowledgment of the receipt of the article by the Editorial Board. The Board shall try its best to update the aut،rs within 10 days from the day of acknowledgment.
  • The Content must be written in Times New Roman in font size 12 with a line ،ing of 1.5.

How to Submit?

 M،cripts must be submitted in an MS Word do،ent to the Editorial email ID i.e.,   [email protected]

Contact Information

In case of queries, please write to Maulsree Srivastava, Co-Convenor, Editor-in-Chief, International Law and Policy Society NLUO at:

Click here to view the official notification.