About the Journal

The journal DELOS: Desarrollo Local Sostenible is a monthly journal with double-blind arbitration system, dedicated to the critical analysis of desarrollo local sostenible and its effects on the world. It also wants to be a link in the transmission of research, work, advances and reflections on the theme of formation based on emancipatory knowledge, beyond the competences mythized and imposed.

The main objetive is to construct a space for transdisciplinary debate about the task connected with formation, starting from critical sense and attention to primary sources, with special attention to the university environment, contributing to the generation of multidisciplinary knowledge.

It encourages the exchange of teaching experiences with academic university personalities, establishing a virtual meeting space beyond the oligopoly that controls presumably high-impact journals.


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to your content based on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.


Free Access Policy

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

Authors are advised to make their articles available in databases and institutional repositories.


Focus and Scope

DELOS is a scientific and academic journal that focuses on the dissemination of scientific articles in various areas of knowledge. This journal publishes original and unpublished works, written in Portuguese, English or Spanish.


Peer Review Process

This journal adopts the double-blind review arbitration system, with a minimum of 2 reviewers per article. A third assessor shall be consulted if there is a difference of opinion between the first two assessors.

All treatises to this journal will be examined, judged and will have their merit judged by external evaluators, and the authors will be informed about the acceptance or refusal of their works.

If the article is denied, the author will receive a new review for the next issue.


Fight Against Plagiarism

 All articles received are pre-evaluated by the editor-in-chief. If plagiarism is suspected, the article is automatically declined.

If published, the authors assign the copyright and publication of their articles to DELOS.

The maximum time between article submission, evaluation and initial opinion is 30 days.



DELOS is a monthly online scientific journal and adopts a continuous flow system for submission and publication of articles.


Copyright Notice

A DELOS reserves the right to modify the original normative, orthographic and grammatical changes in order to maintain the standard of worship of the language, respecting the style of the authors. The final works will not be sent to the authors.

Privacy Statement

 -The content of the articles is the exclusive responsibility of the authors.

 -The reproduction of all or part of the content of the articles is allowed, provided that the source is cited.

- Articles with plagiarism will be refused, and the author of the plagiarism will lose the right to publish in this magazine.

 -The names and addresses encoded in this journal will be used exclusively for the services provided by this publication and are not available for other purposes or for third parties.

- After submitting the articles, the authors cede the copyright of their articles to DELOS. If the author regrets the submission, he has the right to request DELOS not to publish his article. However, this request should occur up to two months before the publication of the article number.

- DELOS uses the Creative Commons CC BY license. Information about this license can be found at: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/


Archiving System

Collection of journal content by digital preservation tools, will be through LOCKSS (Lots of Copies Keep Stuff Safe).


Author Fees - Publication

This journal does not charge a submission fee;

This journal charges the publication of articles, in the amount of:

- R$ 690,00 (Brazilian Reais) per article to be published (fee charged after article approved).