Journal of Social Work in Developing Societies is the official journal of the Department of Social Work, University of Nigeria, Nsukka.
The journal is a scholarly peer reviewed academic platform designed to extend knowledge, provide a forum for social work related developmental issues in LMICs, and promote general discourses in fields of social work, social welfare, community development and social policies. It aims to provide the much needed forum for social workers to discuss and debate social issues of developmental significance, with connections to social work insights.. Majorly, it seeks to emphasize exemplary research that advances the development of applied knowledge capable of informing the social work discipline and its broad concerns. The journal aims to cover every aspect of social work research, practice and theory. It is read by social work educators, researchers, practitioners, managers, and concerned scholars and persons outside the discipline who wish to keep up with theoretical and empirical developments in the field of social work.