Journal of Mekong Societies Vol. 16 No. 1 (January – April 2020) is now online


We are pleased to announce that the Journal of Mekong Societies (JMS), Volume 16 Number 1 (January – April 2020) is now available and downloadable online.

Posted: March 21, 2020




Enrollment is open for AuthorAid's "Research Writing in the Social Sciences" online course


The enrollment is now open for AuthorAid’s “Research writing in the social sciences” MOOC (massive open online course). It is designed for early career social science researchers in developing countries and will run from April 6 to May 25, 2020. The course is free of charge for all participants and is designed and realized with support from the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida)

Topics covered include

  • embarking on a research project
  • research and publication ethics
  • evidence base for a research paper
  • preparing and writing a research paper
  • publishing a paper in a journal

Enrollment places are limited due to server capacity – so please enroll as soon as possible.

Enrollment link:

Posted: March 20, 2020




The 7th International Conference on Social Science 2020 (September 17-18, 2020)


The 7th International Conference on Social Science 2020 (ICOSS 2020) will be held on September 17 -18, 2020 in Bangkok, Thailand under the theme “Political Conflict and Peace Building in a Changing World.”

The abstract submission deadline is May 18, 2020.

More information can be obtained from:

Posted: March 19, 2020





Journal of Mekong Societies (JMS) has been certified as an academic journal in Tier 1 by TCI


We are delighted to announce that the Journal of Mekong Societies (JMS) has been certified as an academic journal in Tier 1, according to the Thai journal quality assessment round 4, Years 2020-2024 by the Thai-Journal Citation Index Center (TCI).

We would like to thank Khon Kaen University and the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences for their support, and members of the JMS editorial board, journal staff, academic reviewers and authors of JMS articles for their contributions.

Posted: March 10, 2020