Editorial Policy

Manuscripts submitted for publication should be of high academic standard and are accepted on condition that they are contributed solely to the Journal of Community Development Research (Humanities and Social Sciences. The manuscripts must not have been previously published and are not under consideration for publication in any other media. The manuscripts, parts of which have been previously published in conference proceedings, may be accepted if they contain additional material not previously published and not currently under consideration for publication elsewhere. Submission of a multi-authored manuscript implies the consent of all the participating authors. (Upon the submission, all author(s) shall sign for and accepts responsibility for releasing the article in the Consent to publish and Copyright transfer form.)
All manuscripts considered for publication will be peer-reviewed by three independent experts in the field. As a result of the technical review process, a manuscript may be accepted without change, recommended for modification and further review, or rejected. If accepted, the manuscript shall not be published elsewhere in the same form, in either the same or another language, without the consent of the Editors and Publisher.
Manuscripts are accepted with the understanding that authors have obtained the authority for publication, and they have performed the studies under the rules for animal experiments, clinical studies, biosafety and biosecurity, and biodiversity rights and permissions. Authors are responsible for the scientific accuracy of the papers. The views and opinions expressed in this publication are those of the authors and not necessary reflect those of the editor and the editorial board of this journal. The JCDR-HS assumes no responsibility for plagiarism, copyright violation, conclusions and errors made by authors. The authors take full responsibility for the contents of their respective articles.


Article Publication Charges
There are no article publication charges to submit and publish all types of articles in the JCDR-HS. All articles published in our journal are open access and are freely and widely available to all readers via the journal website.


Creative Commons Attribution
The JCDR-HS is an open access journal under Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives license 4.0 (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0), unless otherwise stated. Additional details of this license, please visit http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/.