Publication Ethics and Malpractice Statement

Code of Ethics

We seek to satisfy the ends and needs of our editors, authors, reviewers, and readers and to constantly improve our journal. Also, as a journal, we champion open access policies for all our publications.

The purpose of this code is to ensure that our journal publishes articles adhere and respect a set of fundamental rules and guidelines that help guarantee its integrity and quality.

All of our collaborators (authors, peer reviewers, editors, etc.) are strongly encouraged to read and adhere to the following guidelines. In addition, COPE flowcharts and guidelines should also be consulted when necessary or relevant. 

The Responsibilities of Editors

The Responsibilities of Reviewers

The Responsibilities of Authors



This code is based and inspired on: COPE’s guidelines.