Focus and Scope


Asian Journal for Poverty Studies (AJPS) is a peer-reviewed international journal publishing research articles on poverty studies including, but not limited to, urban and rural poverties, gender studies on poverties, public policies on poverties, community empowerment, and technology for poverty alleviation. AJPS is published twice a year, in June and December, both online and printed versions.



Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Publication Frequency

June & December


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.



This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...