Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope


To promote the development of Innovation in all areas, in particular in an interdisciplinary way and focusing on Sustainability.


The aim of the journal is to disseminate cutting-edge research in Innovation and Sustainability based on an interdisciplinary vision that may in particular contribute to the developing of  Strategic alliances Coporate-Univerities alliances.

Target Audience

RISUS - Journal on Innovation and Sustainability is aimed to contribute to  a wide audience of researchers, teachers, students, business people, consultants and other professionals in all areas.

Code of ethics and good editorial practices

RISUS magazine follows the Brazilian official code of ethics and the best practices of

ANPAD: http://www.anpad.org.br/diversos/boas_praticas.pdf


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed



Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Reviews (Resenhas)

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

International Paper ICIM

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

The articles submitted to RISUS - Journal on Innovation and Sustainability will be sent to two reviewers (double blind review), guaranteeing secrecy and anonymity both of the author (s) and of the referees. The judges will analyze the originality of the subject, the contribution to the area, the presented treatment, the clarity of the essay and the normalization of the citations and bibliographical references. If one of the opinions is positive (with or without modifications) and another is negative, the Journal will use a third evaluator to solve the deadlock. Only articles approved by at least two reviewers will be published.


Publication Frequency

RISUS - Journal on Innovation and Sustainability, is a 3 times a year and bilingual electronic publication.

Publication of Number 1: March, Publication of Number 2: June, Publication of Number 3:September of each year.


Open Access Policy

This journal offers immediate free access to its content, following the principle that providing free scientific knowledge to the public provides greater global democratization of knowledge.



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