Allegations of Misconduct:
Protocols for reporting and investigating allegations of misconduct, ensuring adherence to COPE's guidelines.
Authorship and Contributorship:
Define authorship and contributorship criteria, ensuring rightful crediting in alignment with WAME and COPE recommendations.
Handling of Complaints and Appeals:
Implement a transparent and efficient system for handling complaints and appeals, as advocated by COPE.
Conflict of Interest:
Disclose and effectively manage conflicts of interest as per WAME’s guidelines and COPE’s recommendations.
Data and Reproducibility:
Uphold data integrity and reproducibility of findings, aligning with COPE’s practices.
Adhere to stringent ethical oversight on research and publications, following the COPE’s practices.
Intellectual Property Issues:
Respect intellectual property rights and manage related issues as per COPE’s guidelines.
Uphold integrity and quality in journal management, ensuring alignment with COPE’s guidelines.
Peer Review Process:
Maintain a fair, constructive, and timely double-blind peer review process, providing necessary training as advocated by WAME and COPE.
Post-publication Discussion and Corrections:
Facilitate post-publication discussions and issue corrections when necessary, in accordance with COPE’s practices.
Study Design and Ethics:
Ensure well-justified, well-planned, and appropriately designed research, aligning with WAME’s recommendations.
Employ Turnitin to prevent plagiarism, maintaining a similarity limit of 20%. Manuscripts exceeding this limit will be returned for correction or rejected. The articles can be resubmitted as new manuscripts following the necessary revisions.
Ethically manage advertising as per WAME’s guidelines.
Responding to Allegations of Possible Misconduct:
Responsibly respond to allegations of misconduct following WAME’s guidelines.
Relation of the Journal to the Sponsoring Society:
Clearly delineate the relationship between the journal and its sponsoring society, Asosiasi Pendidikan Kebidanan Indonesia (AIPKIND), as advised by WAME.
- Open Access, Archiving, and Repository Compliance:
The archiving of manuscript versions in compliance with Sherpa/Romeo, CC BY license, and the journal's open-access and copyright policies.