Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Gizi Indonesia (Journal of The Indonesian Nutrition Association) is an open access, peer-reviewed and inter-disciplinary journal managed by The Indonesia Nutrition Association (PERSAGI).

Gizi Indonesia (Journal of The Indonesian Nutrition Association) has been accredited by Indonesian Institute of Sciences since 2004. Gizi Indonesia aims to disseminate the information about nutrition, therefore it is expected that it can improve insight and knowledge in nutrition to all communities and academics.

Gizi Indonesia (Journal of The Indonesian Nutrition Association) offers a specific forum for advancing scientific and professional knowledge of the nutrition field among practitioners as well as academics in public health and researchers

Focus and specific scope of Gizi Indonesia (Journal of The Indonesian Nutrition Association):

  1. community nutrition
  2. clinical nutrition
  3. food service
  4. food and nutrition


Section Policies

Front Matter

Unchecked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Back Matter

Unchecked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

All manuscripts submitted are initially screened by editorial panel for scope, relevance and scientific quality. Suitable manuscripts are sent for peer-review anonymously.

The articles submitted to this journal will be peer-reviewed by at least 2 (two) peer-reviewers and check for originality and plagiarism.

As the journal is peer-reviewed, a double-blind reviewed process will be followed.

The final decision whether the manuscript is accepted for publication is under the authority of editor-in-chief with regard from editorial board.

The accepted articles will be available online following the peer-reviewing process.


Publication Frequency

Gizi Indonesia (journal of the Indonesian nutrition association) is published twice a year in March and September.The journal is available online starting from Volume 27 No.2, 2004


Open Access Policy

Authors who publish with this journal agree to the following this term:

Authors submitting manuscripts should understand and agree that copyright of manuscripts of the article shall be assigned/transferred to Gizi Indonesia. The statement to release the copyright to Gizi Indonesia is stated in Authors Statement Letter. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License (CC BY-SA) where Authors and Readers can copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format, as well as remix, transform, and build upon the material for any purpose, but they must give appropriate credit (cite to the article or content), provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made. If you remix, transform, or build upon the material, you must distribute your contributions under the same license as the original.


This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.



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Publication Ethics and Malpractice Statement

Gizi Indonesia (e-ISSN= 2528-5874, p-ISSN= 0436-0265) is a peer-reviewed journal published by PERSATUAN AHLI GIZI INDONESIA. This statement clarifies ethical behaviour 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 COPEs Best Practice Guidelines for Journal Editors.

Authors must submit ethical clearence from ethic commision

Ethical Guideline for Journal Publication

The publication of an article in a peer-reviewed GIZI INDONESIA 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.

PERSATUAN AHLI GIZI INDONESIA as publisher of journal GIZI INDONESIA 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 PERSATUAN AHLI GIZI INDONESIA 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 journal GIZI INDONESIA 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 evaluate manuscripts for their intellectual content without regard to race, gender, sexual orientation, religious belief, ethnic origin, citizenship, or political philosophy of the authors.

Confidentiality 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.

Promptness 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.

Confidentiality 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.

Acknowledgement 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 behaviour 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 behaviour and is unacceptable.

Acknowledgement 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.

Hazards and Human or Animal Subjects If the work involves chemicals, procedures or equipment that have any unusual hazards inherent in their use, the author must clearly identify these in the manuscript.

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 authors obligation to promptly notify the journal editor or publisher and cooperate with the editor to retract or correct the paper.



Article Processing Charge

This journal charges the following author fees.

Article Publication: 500.000.00 (IDR)

Author(s) are charged IDR 500.000 (maximally 10 pages of black and white for each article) for each article accepted for publication, and there is no submission fee.

The journal office will send the invoice to the corresponding author, along with the PROOF of the accepted manuscript and the author need to complete the payment process before the manuscript is published.


Article Submission Fees

No submission fee will be charged prior to the start of peer review.


Plagiarism Check

All new submissions to Gizi Indonesia (e-ISSN= 2528-5874, p-ISSN= 0436-0265) are screened for plagiarism using editorial and reviewer system.


Accreditation Certificate

Gizi Indonesia (Journal of The Indonesian Nutrition Association)(e-ISSN= 2528-5874, p-ISSN= 0436-0265) is a peer-reviewed journal published by PERSATUAN AHLI GIZI INDONESIA has been certificated as a Scientific Journal by The Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI) since August 15th 2015. Updated Accreditation Number: 647/AU3/P2MI-LIPI/07/2015 Valid thru: August 15th 2018.

In July 9, 2018 Gizi Indonesia has been accredited as a second rank awarded by Ministry of Research and Higher Education of the Republic of Indonesia Number: 21 / E / KPT / 2018 for 5 years counted from vol. 39(1) 2016 to vol. 43 (2) 2020.


References Management

Every article submitted to Gizi Indonesia Journal shall use reference management software Mendeley.


Copyediting and Proofreading

Every article accepted by Gizi Indonesia (Journal of The Indonesian Nutrition Association) shall be an object to writing-enhancement based on Kamus Besar Bahasa Indonesia (KBBI) and Grammarly conducted by the Editorial Board.