About the Journal

Focus and Scope

Sosio Konsepsia is a journal that dedicated to publishing and disseminating the results of research and development in social welfare area.The scope of this journal cover field research in social welfare areas. The topics include social protection, social security, social rehabilitation, social empowerment, poverty alleviation and management of social development

Peer Review Process

Sosio Konsepsia reviewing policies are:

  • Every submitted paper will be reviewed by peer-reviewers.
  • Reviewers are unaware of the identity of the authors, and authors are also unaware of the identity of reviewers (double blind review method).
  • Reviewing process will consider novelty, objectivity, method, scientific impact, conclusion, and references.

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.


Funding for the publication of Sosio konsepsia is fully sourced from the State Budget DIPA Center for Education and Professional Development, Ministry of Social Affairs of the Republic of Indonesia.

Article Processing Charges (APCs)

Sosio Konsepsia charges the following author fees:
Article Submission Fee: 0.00 (IDR)
Article Publication Fee: 0.00 (IDR)
Authors can submit their manuscripts without any submission or publication fees to this journal. It's free of charge.

Journal History

Sosio Konsepsia: Jurnal Penelitian dan Pengembangan Kesejahteraan Sosial presents scientific essays in the form of the results of field research on social welfare. Publish three times the April, August, and December periods.

Starting issue Vol. 1 No. September 1 - December 2011, was a continuation of the "Jurnal Penelitian dan Pengembangan Kesejahteraan Sosial " which was first published in Volume 1 No. January 1, 1995 to Volume 16 No. 2 May - August 2011.

Starting from edition V ol 5 No.2 January - April 2016 Sosio Konsepsia used Open Journal System (OJS). The authors who want to publish articles in Sosio Konsepsia can submit their manuscripts through OJS: 


Since 2022, the management of Sosio Konsepsia Journal has been transferred from Center for Research and Development of Social Welfare of the Education Agency, Research and Social Extention to the Center for Education, Training and Professional Development, Ministry of Social Affairs Republic of Indonesia.