Focus and Scope

Suluh Pembangunan : Journal of Extension and Development is focusing, but not limited, to on the articles in the scope of extension and community development. Therefore Suluh Pembangunan : Journal of Extension and Development will only process and publish submitted research articles or review articles in the area of:

  1. Agricultural Extension
  2. Agricultural and Rural Development.
  3. Rural and agricultural sociology
  4. Community Development and empowerment
  5. Development communication,
  6. Agricultural Economics and Policy,
  7. Agricultural development
  8. Natural Resource Economics and Environment
  9. Agricultural Cooperative
  10. Other related topics in relation to Extension and development

Peer Review Process

All manuscripts submitted to Suluh Pembangunan : Journal of Extension and Development undergo a rigorous screening and review process to ensure that they fit into the journal's focus and scope, conform to its author guidelines, and are of sufficient academic quality and novelty. All manuscripts must be free from plagiarism, and all authors are suggested to use plagiarism detection software to perform similarity checks on their articles before submitting them. A double-blind peer review is employed, meaning authors and reviewers are not aware of each other's identities.  A newly submitted manuscript will be screened by the Editor-in-Chief for its conformity to Suluh Pembangunan : Journal of Extension and Development's focus and scope, author guidelines, and other basic submission requirements. If it is considered adequate, it will then be sent to a reviewer. A manuscript that requires revisions will be returned to the submitting author, who will have up to two weeks to format and revise the manuscript, following which it will be reviewed by the board of editors. The final decision to accept or reject the manuscript will be made by the Editor-in-Chief based on the suggestions or advice of the reviewer and following approval by the board of editors. If the author(s) are unable to make the required changes, the manuscript will be rejected.

Open Access Policy

Suluh Pembangunan : Journal of Extension and Development provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Benefits of open access for the author, include:

  • Free access for all users worldwide
  • Authors retain copyright to their work
  • Increased visibility and readership
  • Rapid publication
  • No spatial constraints

Works/articles in this journal are bound to Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.