Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Focus and Scope


Pena Wimaya (International Relations E-Journal Publication) is a journal that publishes studies on international relations issues. This journal was created to facilitate and become a forum for critical and positive thinking for students who want to publish their scientific writings. The Editorial Team of the Pena Wimaya Journal are International Relations Students of UPN "Veteran" Yogyakarta who have gone through the selection stage by their supervisors. With Pena Wimaya, it is hoped that students will be able to be brave in publishing ideas forged in college life; this is also the implementation of the values of widya mwat yaa.


And for the topics and the scopes for the content in Pena Wimaya consist :



Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

The Policies Regarding on the Peer Review Proccess in Jurnal Pena Wimaya Consists of :

  1. The Article from the Author will be Reviewed by the Reviewer.
  2. Review process employs Double-blind Review, that the reviewer does not know the identity of the author, and the author does not know the identity of the reviewer.
  3. In the review process, reviewers consider the correspondence of title, abstract, research method, discussion (findings) and conclusions. In addition, reviewers also consider the novelty, scientific impact and references used in the paper.

The response of the reviewers will be the basis for the Editor to conclude:

  1. Accept Submission
  2. Revisions Required
  3. Resubmit for review
  4. Resubmit elsewhere
  5. Decline Submission



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.


Jurnal Pena Wimaya

Pena Wimaya Journal (International Relations E-Journal Publication) is a journal that publishes studies on issues of international relations. This journal was created to facilitate and become a forum for critical and positive thinking for students who want to publish their scientific writings. The Editorial Team of the Pena Wimaya Journal are International Relations Students of UPN "Veteran" Yogyakarta who have undergone the selection stage by their reviewers. With the Pena Wimaya, it is hoped that students will be able to be brave in publishing the ideas forged in college life; this is also, at the same time, the implementation of the values of widya mwat yasa.


Publication Ethic

Publication Ethics

Jurnal Pena Wimaya is a peer-reviewed journal published Department of International Relations, Faculty of Social and Political, UPN Veteran Yogyakarta. This statement clarifies ethical behavior of all parties involved in the act of publishing an article in this journal, including the author, the chief editor, the Editorial Board, the peer-reviewer and the publisher. This statement is based on COPE’s Best Practice Guidelines for Journal Editors.

Ethical Guideline for Journal Publication

The publication of an article in a peer-reviewed Jurnal Pena Wimaya is an essential building block in the development of a coherent and respected network of knowledge. It is a direct reflection of the quality of the work of the authors and the institutions that support them. Peer-reviewed articles support and embody the scientific method. It is therefore important to agree upon standards of expected ethical behavior for all parties involved in the act of publishing: the author, the journal editor, the peer reviewer, the publisher, and the society. 

Duties of Publisher

Department of International Relations, Faculty of Social and Political Science, UPN Veteran Yogyakarta as the publisher of Jurnal Pena Wimaya takes its duties of guardianship over all stages of publishing extremely seriously and we recognize our ethical and other responsibilities. We are committed to ensuring that advertising, reprint, or other commercial revenue has no impact or influence on editorial decisions. In addition, the Department of International Relations, Faculty of Social and Political Science, UPN Veteran Yogyakarta, and Editorial Board will assist in communications with other journals and/or publishers where this is useful and necessary.

Publication decisions

The editor of the Jurnal Pena Wimaya is responsible for deciding which of the articles submitted to the journal should be published. The validation of the work in question and its importance to researchers and readers must always drive such decisions. The editors may be guided by the policies of the journal's editorial board and constrained by such legal requirements as shall then be in force regarding libel, copyright infringement, and plagiarism. The editors may confer with other editors or reviewers in making this decision.

Fair play

An editor at any time evaluates manuscripts for their intellectual content without regard to race, gender, sexual orientation, religious belief, ethnic origin, citizenship, or political philosophy of the authors.


The editor and any editorial staff must not disclose any information about a submitted manuscript to anyone other than the corresponding author, reviewers, potential reviewers, other editorial advisers, and the publisher, as appropriate.

Disclosure and conflicts of interest

Unpublished materials disclosed in a submitted manuscript must not be used in an editor's own research without the express written consent of the author.

Duties of Reviewers

Contribution to Editorial Decisions

Peer review assists the editor in making editorial decisions and through the editorial communications with the author may also assist the author in improving the paper.


Any selected referee who feels unqualified to review the research reported in a manuscript or knows that its prompt review will be impossible should notify the editor and excuse himself from the review process.


Any manuscripts received for review must be treated as confidential documents. They must not be shown to or discussed with others except as authorized by the editor.

Standards of Objectivity

Reviews should be conducted objectively. Personal criticism of the author is inappropriate. Referees should express their views clearly with supporting arguments.

Acknowledgment of Sources

Reviewers should identify relevant published work that has not been cited by the authors. Any statement that an observation, derivation, or argument had been previously reported should be accompanied by the relevant citation. A reviewer should also call to the editor's attention any substantial similarity or overlap between the manuscript under consideration and any other published paper of which they have personal knowledge.

Disclosure and Conflict of Interest

Privileged information or ideas obtained through peer review must be kept confidential and not used for personal advantage. Reviewers should not consider manuscripts in which they have conflicts of interest resulting from competitive, collaborative, or other relationships or connections with any of the authors, companies, or institutions connected to the papers.

Duties of Authors

Reporting standards

Authors of reports of original research should present an accurate account of the work performed as well as an objective discussion of its significance. Underlying data should be represented accurately in the paper. A paper should contain sufficient detail and references to permit others to replicate the work. Fraudulent or knowingly inaccurate statements constitute unethical behavior and are unacceptable.

Data Access and Retention

Authors are asked to provide the raw data in connection with a paper for editorial review, and should be prepared to provide public access to such data (consistent with the ALPSP-STM Statement on Data and Databases), if practicable, and should in any event be prepared to retain such data for a reasonable time after publication.

Originality and Plagiarism

The authors should ensure that they have written entirely original works, and if the authors have used the work and/or words of others that this has been appropriately cited or quoted.

Multiple, Redundant or Concurrent Publication

An author should not in general publish manuscripts describing essentially the same research in more than one journal or primary publication. Submitting the same manuscript to more than one journal concurrently constitutes unethical publishing behavior and is unacceptable.

Acknowledgment of Sources

Proper acknowledgment of the work of others must always be given. Authors should cite publications that have been influential in determining the nature of the reported work.

Authorship of the Paper

Authorship should be limited to those who have made a significant contribution to the conception, design, execution, or interpretation of the reported study. All those who have made significant contributions should be listed as co-authors. Where there are others who have participated in certain substantive aspects of the research project, they should be acknowledged or listed as contributors. The corresponding author should ensure that all appropriate co-authors and no inappropriate co-authors are included on the paper, and that all co-authors have seen and approved the final version of the paper and have agreed to its submission for publication.

Disclosure and Conflicts of Interest

All authors should disclose in their manuscript any financial or other substantive conflict of interest that might be construed to influence the results or interpretation of their manuscript. All sources of financial support for the project should be disclosed.

Fundamental errors in published works

When an author discovers a significant error or inaccuracy in his/her own published work, it is the author’s obligation to promptly notify the journal editor or publisher and cooperate with the editor to retract or correct the paper.


Plagiarism Screening

The Pena Wimaya Editorial Team has the right to reject articles/scripts submitted by authors whose total amount of plagiarism is more than 30 percent. The following is a plagiarism mechanism that is carried out and used to ensure that articles/scripts are ready for publication.


Articles Manuscripts are original works as proven by plagiarism checks by the editorial team. The editor can reject the article unilaterally if the article is proven to be an article belonging to someone else (not the author in question). The editor has the right to request revisions for a maximum of 2 times for plagiarism problems if plagiarism is more than 30% and less than 50%. If in 2 revisions from the author, there is still more than 30% plagiarism, then the decision will be determined by the editorial team through a closed meeting. The editorial team has the right to reject articles/author manuscripts that exceed 50% plagiarism check from Turnitin.



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Repository Policy

Repository Policy

In keeping with our efforts to support the dissemination of research results, Pena Wimaya Journal is proud to announce its repository policy, in which the following conditions apply to authors of articles published in Pena Wimaya Journal:

1. Allows authors to store all versions of their work in an institutional or subject repository. This policy sets out the ways in which Pena Wimaya Journal authors may self-archive versions of their work on their own web pages, on institutional web pages, and in other repositories.

2. Only the publisher's final version and the online publication version, which is a post-reviewed paper, may be used. Use of the final version of the author's paper and pre-reviewed versions is not permitted.

2. Sites that are allowed to be used are institutional repositories operated by domestic and foreign universities and non-profit research institutions, websites of research funding organizations that have provided support for the research of this article, websites of authors, and non-commercial online thesis archives.

4. All articles used must include the name of the journal, volume, number, and year of publication.


Article Processing Charge (APC)

Author Fees 

This journal charges the following author fees.

Authors are required to pay an article publication fee once their article gets accepted for publication. This fee contributes to the upkeep of the journal and the production of high quality articles. After the payment is done, authors can get a Letter of Acceptance (LoA)

Article publication fee: IDR 200.000 to the following bank account

Bank BPD DIY 042211012076 – a.n. IVA RACHMAWATI M.SI