How to Submit

Would you like to make a submission on the AILA BLOG?


  • Short Blog Posts (e.g. case summaries and legislation updates) and Articles from African countries
  • Topics on:
    • Investment law
    • International trade law
    • Intellectual property law
    • Dispute Resolution

Guidelines for both types of documents can be found here


  • Fill in the Submission Form by downloading it here
  • Send your short blog post or article in WORD format together with the Submission Form to
  • If the document submitted is an Article, it must be submitted together with a Summary (maximum 250 words).
  • If the document submitted has been published elsewhere, it must be submitted together with a correct citation.
  • All articles and short blog posts must comply with our Guidelines for Submissions
  • All articles and short blog posts will be reviewed by AILA before posting.
  • AlLA has sole discretion to decide on such publication.  Decisions not to publish cannot be appealed.
  • Articles posted on the AILA BLOG may be selected for posting directly onto the AILA website.