Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Kafa’ah is an open-access and peer reviewed journal published by Center for Gender and Child Studies, Universitas Islam Negeri (UIN) Imam Bonjol Padang. The objective of the journal is to promote the sharing of knowledge and understanding on the gender issues.

This journal covers crosscuting issues on gender studies in the perspectives of religion, education, low, politic, psycology, sosiology, anthropology, culture, and Islam. Kafa'ah: Journal of Gender Studies is accredited by the Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education Republic of Indonesia No. 51/E/KPT/2017 on December 4, 2017 (Amendment of No. 48a/KPT/2017 on October 30, 2017)


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Peer Review Process

Kafa`ah: Journal of Gender Studies is an electronic journal published by Center for Gender and child Studies Universitas Islam Negeri Imam Bonjol Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia. The research article submitted to this online journal will be peer-reviewed at least 2 (two) reviewers. Final decision will be made by editor-in-chief accorting with the comments given by reviewers. The accepted research articles will be available online following the journal peer-reviewing process.Language used in this journal is Indonesia, English, or Arabic. Screening of Plagiarism will be done by Turnitin or Plagiarism Checker X.


Publication Frequency

Kafa'ah: Journal of Gender Studies publishes two issues per 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.

All articles published Open Access will be immediately and permanently free for everyone to read and download.


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Creative Commons License
Kafa'ah: Journal of Gender Studies is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.