Riau Journal of Empowerment is a journal containing a collection of articles on community service activities by academics and practitioners. The scope of Riau Journal of Empowerment is the result of service activities for society empowerment from various disciplines. The disciplines include, but are not limited to:

  • social
  • economic
  • engineering
  • arts
  • computer science
  • mathematics
  • education
  • environment
  • tourism
  • health
  • agriculture
  • fisheries
  • law
  • language
  • management
  • business
  • entrepreneurship



With the receipt of the manuscript and the decision to be published by the Editorial Board of Riau Journal of Empowerment, then the copyright regarding the article will be diverted to Riau Journal of Empowerment. Lembaga Penelitian dan Pengabdian kepada Masyarakat Universitas Riau as the publisher of Riau Journal of Empowerment hold the copyright regarding all the published articles in this journal. Lembaga Penelitian dan Pengabdian kepada Masyarakat Universitas Riau has the right to multiply and distribute the article and every author is not allowed to publish the same article that has been published in this journal in other journals. The corresponding author of the article is mandatory to fill and sign the manuscript authentic and copyright transfer.
Thanks to Lembaga Penelitian dan Pengabdian kepada Masyarakat Universitas Riau that was funded this journal sustainability.



All submitted manuscripts are read by the editorial staff. 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 the double-blind reviewer. The editors then make a decision based on the reviewer’s recommendation from among several possibilities: rejected, require major revision, need 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. Author submits the manuscript
  2. Editor Evaluation (some manuscripts are rejected or returned before the review process)
  3. Double-blind peer review process
  4. Editor Decision
  5. Confirmation to the authors