Hikama is a peer-reviewed journal, specialised in Public Administration and Public Policy and published by the Arab Center for Research and Policy Studies and the Doha Institute for Graduate Studies. Hikama welcomes proposals for a special issue titled “Health Systems in the Arab World: Successes, failures, and ways forward"


  • Manuscript proposal (250-500 words) submission deadline: December 15th, 2022
  • Draft manuscript submission with preliminary findings deadline: February 25th, 2023
  • Workshop to be held at the Arab Center for Research and Policy Studies, Doha, Qatar: March 4 & 5, 2023.
  • Revised manuscript (6000-10000) submission deadline (incorporating feedback from the workshop): June 30th, 2023
  • Manuscripts – peer-review process – 3 months

Please send your abstract and CV to: hikama@dohainstitute.org

Attached is the concept note.