FOCUS AND SCOPE
Riau Journal of Empowerment is a journal containing articles on community service activities by academics and practitioners. The scope of Riau Journal of Empowerment is the result of service activities for community empowerment from various disciplines. The disciplines include, but are not limited to economic, social, engineering, arts, education, environment, tourism, health, agriculture, fisheries, law, management, and entrepreneurship. This periodical publication receives articles in Bahasa Indonesia and English.
This journal is published periodically twice a year: January-June and July-December issue.
PUBLISHER AND FUNDING
Riau Journal of Empowerment is published and funded by Lembaga Penelitian dan Pengabdian kepada Masyarakat Universitas Riau.
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All submitted manuscripts are read by the editorial secretary. Those manuscripts evaluated by editors to be inappropriate to journal criteria are rejected promptly without external review. Manuscripts evaluated to be of potential interest to our readership are sent to peer-reviewers for the double-blind review process. The editors then make a decision based on the reviewer’s recommendation from among several possibilities: rejected, need major or minor revision, or accepted. The Editor-in-Chief of Riau Journal of Empowerment has the right to decide which manuscripts submitted to the journal should be published.
Review Process: (1) Corresponding author submits the manuscript, (2) Editor Evaluation (pre-review), (3) The double-blind peer review process, (4) Editor Decision, (5) Confirmation to the corresponding author.
For the excellent quality of the manuscript, and to avoid the fault of the publication process and plagiarism in the accepted procedure, the editorial board approved the ethics of scientific publications. The ethical rules of this publication apply to authors, editors, reviewers, and journal managers. The ethics of the publication is based on the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). All parties can read the publication ethics of this journal here.
SCREENING FOR PLAGIARISM
The submitted manuscript would be check for plagiarism using Turnitin (similarity check program) before sending to reviewers. We do not process any plagiarised contents.
OPEN ACCESS POLICY
Riau Journal of Empowerment provides open access to each published text. This policy is based on the principle that the results of research are freely available to the public and editors support the dissemination and exchange of global knowledge.
This journal utilizes the GARUDA by Kementerian Riset Teknologi dan Pendidikan Tinggi Republik Indonesia to create a distributed archiving system and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration.
This journal does not charge for the submission of articles or publications to the author. Please check the related policy here.
The author(s) is the copyright holder of the published article under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License. This license permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.