Journal History

Journal melayunesia law in originated from the minds of some people who were collected in the stewardship in the Master Degree program of Legal Science in Faculty of Law, Universitas Riau (UR). The name Melayunesia Law is originated from re-presenting the existence of Riau Malay. Melayunesia is a term that symbolizes the breadth of society, culture and rules. Melayunesia is also a symbol to revive the study of local wisdom. This symbol is not interpreted specifically, but also raised the rules that live in the midst of the world community in general.

Journal of Melayunesia Law was born in 2017, with its first publication in December 2017. The aim of Melayunesia Law Journal published is to reveal the living law in the midst of society over time and peace. We publish original research papers, review articles, and case studies focused on the Malay customary law, law and human, customary law, and the law that developed in society. Melayunesia Law Journal publication schedule biannually in June and December.