The Science for Population Protection


In the “Archive” tab, a full text search function has been introduced for easier and faster article searching. You can easily find specific articles of your interest by either "keyword" or "author's name" there. You will be able to see an overview of all requested articles and when clicking on the link, the window of the selected article opens.

The same full text search function is in the "Archive" tab for specific volumes and specific articles.

New articles, authors’ names and keywords will be added by the administrator after the journal deadline and its publication.

Editorial plan

We would like to offer you a possibility to publish results of your work in our scientific journal The Science for Population Protection issued by the Population Protection Institute in Lazne Bohdanec. The journal is included in the internationally recognized database The European Reference Index for the Humanities and the Social Sciences (ERIH PLUS) and in the List of reviewed non-impacted periodicals published in the Czech Republic ( It focuses on the following topics: secure environment and security policy; population protection, emergency management and critical infrastructure; security education and security research.

Basic information:

  • The journal is published twice a year; issue dates can be found below.

  • Entries can be structured as scientific papers, technical articles, information, and other contributions.

  • Headline and text can be in Czech, Slovak, English, German or French. Abstracts, summaries (brief résumé) and keywords in English.

  • Standard length of a scientific article is 10-20 pages, length of a technical article 4-6 pages, and length of information max. 2 pages (standard page includes 1800 characters with spaces, font Times New Roman 10).

For more information, refer to the posts in the section "For Authors".
Contributions may be sent electronically to the address: (tel.: +420 950 580 434) (tel.: +420 950 580 312)

Magazine number Editorial deadline Will be released in a month
1/2016 15. 1. 2016 february
2/2016 30. 8. 2016 october

Emphasis on quality

In January this year, measures aiming at assuring a high standard of published articles were introduced. Originality of the manuscripts is now checked in a thorough control system, enabling detection of any similarities with previously published texts (including determination of the degree of similarity).

Submitted articles are assessed in accordance with the rules and principles declared by an international organization "“