Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The scope of the journal Promkes is to discuss about research and critical-analytical studies in the field of behavior science and health promotion. The topics include organization behavior, health education, health empowerment, health politics, social determinant of health, health communication, and social and cultural health.


Section Policies


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literature review

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Peer Review Process

Articles are considered for publication with the condition that they have not been published or submitted for publication elsewhere.

Each article will be reviewed by two reviewers using a double-blind review.


Publication Frequency

Journal Promkes is published twice a year.


Open Access Policy

This journal 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.



This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...


Plagiarism Screening

Plagiarism screening will be conducted by Jurnal Promkes Editorial Board twice before and after the review process, using TURNITIN Plagiarism Checker.


Article Processing Charge

Every article which will be published at Jurnal Promkes will be charged IDR 350,000/article for 'Article Processing Charges'. This includes peer-reviewing, editing, publishing, maintaining and archiving, and it allows immediate access to the full-text version of the articles. There is no charge for sumbitting an article.