The Centre for Strategic and Policy Studies (CSPS) was established in June 2006 as the national think tank of Brunei Darussalam to carry out independent policy research and analysis on matters related to the nation's development. In this regard, CSPS plays an important role in disseminating novel research-driven knowledge and perspectives on development issues, and promoting dialogue as a foundation for effective governance and policy making.

The CSPS Strategy and Policy Journal is an international and interdisciplinary publication devoted to the subjects of social and economic development, policy planning and sustainable development in Brunei and the region. We publish high quality research papers and commentaries from prominent researchers and policy analysts from within the region and worldwide in a way that is accessible to both specialist and non-specialist readers. Coverage includes, but is not limited, to policy and strategy studies on the following:

  • Economy
  • Health
  • Environment
  • Social Issues
  • Science & Technology
  • Resources (natural and man-made)
  • Governance & Administration
  • Futures

Articles could either be based on the context of Brunei Wawasan 2035 and economic diversification or be drawn from the experiences of other countries. All submissions will be subjected to blind peer review by local and international reviewers. Submissions should be sent by email to the editors at Submissions should be around 4000 to 6000 words. The deadline for submissions of full papers is 30 April 2021. A title of no more than twelve words should be provided. Articles should be supplied in Word format. Author's details must be printed on the front sheet and authors should not be identified anywhere else in the article. An honorarium is provided upon successful publication.

For more information, please send your enquiries to Ms Rina Sidek at . We can also be contacted at +673-2445841/2  or fax us at +673-2445821 / +673-2445840.

Please find the following for your kind reference:

CSPS Journal Sample Layout (download here)

CSPS Journal Volume 1 Articles (download here)