Download the Current Call for Papers (Summer-Fall 2018)

This Call for Papers is now closed. A new Call for Papers will be posted in early 2019.

Thematic Scope

Authors are invited to submit manuscript abstracts that highlight recent and significant developments in the field of maritime safety and security. The MarSafeLaw Journal publishes papers from various legal perspectives, notably the law of the sea, environmental law, immigration law, human rights law, international criminal law, and similar sectors. Special emphasis is placed on contemporary issues, timely legal decisions, new legislation, and current law reform proposals in the realm of maritime safety and security. The Editorial Board recognises the importance of diverse voices and supporting the next generation of scholars; we therefore encourage submissions by early career academics and from all regions of the world.


The MarSafeLaw Journal publishes the following types of manuscripts:

  • Comments on legal decisions, legislation or regulations at the national, regional (especially European) or international level: 2,000 – 5,000 words, including footnotes
  • Articles on recent and relevant developments in the field of maritime safety and security: 6,000 – 10,000 words, including footnotes


Please see our current Call for Papers. The deadline for submission of abstracts is 29 June 2018.


If you have any questions or queries, please do not hesitate to contact us at

Editore: Istituto di studi giuridici internazionali CNR , Via dei Taurini, 19, 00185 Roma, Italy
Responsabile: Gemma Andreone | Copyright © 2015 MarSafeLaw Journal.

MarSafeLaw Journal ISSN 2464-9724