The aim of this journal publication is to disseminate the conceptual thoughts or ideas and research result that have been achieved in the area of Indonesian's Government Studies and Local Politic.
JIP, particularly focuses on the main problems in the development of the sciences of government studies and local politic areas as follows:

  1. Good Governance;
  2. Decentralization and Regional Autonomy;
  3. Public Policy;
  4. Local Politic;
  5. Public Management and Governance;
  6. Resolution Conflict.