Harakat an-Nisa: Jurnal Studi Gender dan Anak is a high quality open access peer reviewed research journal that is published by Center for Gender and Children Studies, Lembaga Penelitian dan Pengabdian Masyarakat (LP2M) UIN Sultan Thaha Saifuddin Jambi. Harakat an-Nisa has published papers related to gender and children issues since 2001.

Harakat an-Nisa welcomes and acknowledges high quality theoretical and empirical original research papers, case studies, review papers, literature reviews, book reviews, conceptual framework, about gender and children from researchers, academicians, professionals, practitioners, and students from all over the world. We publish original research papers, research notes, book and article reviews representing the disciplines, methods and viewpoints on Indonesia and International studies. The journal is published twice a year, June and December. We receive papers in Indonesian and English. All papers are peer-reviewed by at least two respective referees.



Articles appearing in Harakat an-Nisa analyze gender and children in interactions, organizations, societies, and global and transnational spaces. The journal primarily publishes empirical articles, which are both theoretically engaged and methodologically rigorous, including qualitative, quantitative, and comparative-historical methodologies.

Some of the relevant, timely, and important topics covered in recent issues include:


  • Women’s Studies
  • Feminist Identity
  • Gender and Migration
  • Gender and Work
  • Gender and Bodies
  • Heteronormativity
  • Domestic Violence
  • Media Representations
  • Politics and Gender
  • Race, Gender, and Class Discrimination
  • Religion and Gender
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer Studies
  • Sexualities


  • Children and Parenting
  • Children Law Protection
  • Abuse and Violence on children
  • Child Sexual Abuse
  • Street Children
  • Children Labors
  • Girl Child
  • Child Marriage
  • Children with Disabilities
  • Missing Children
  • Children and Family