Special Issue Call for Papers

Building Transnational Networks to Strengthen Economic, Social, and Ecological Resilience to Climate Change

Climate change is a pressing global concern, and Belize, located in a vulnerable region, faces its unique challenges and opportunities in the battle against climate change. To address this issue, the Journal of Belizean Research invites researchers, academics, and practitioners to contribute to a special issue dedicated to "Building Transnational Networks to Strengthen Economic, Social, and Ecological Resilience to Climate Change." This special issue aims to explore the role of technology and transnational collaborations in advancing Belize's response to climate change.

We invite papers that address, but are not limited to, the following themes:

Transnational Collaboration: Share insights on successful transnational initiatives that enhance resilience to climate change in Belize and other regions.

Technological Solutions: Explore the application of Information Technology, data analytics, and emerging technologies in climate change mitigation and adaptation.

Economic Resilience: Analyze economic strategies and innovative financial mechanisms to bolster Belize's economy in the face of climate change.

Social and Community Resilience: Examine the role of local communities and their involvement in climate resilience, including social and cultural dimensions.

Ecological Resilience: Investigate efforts to protect and restore Belize's unique ecosystems in the context of climate change.

Submission Guidelines:
Authors are encouraged to submit original research articles, reviews, case studies, and perspectives related to the special issue theme. Please adhere to the Journal of Belizean Research's guidelines for manuscript preparation and submission. 

Important Dates:
Submission Deadline: January 31, 2024
Notification of Acceptance: April 15, 2024
Publication of Special Issue: April 30, 2024