About us

Georgian Geographical Journal (GGJ)  is peer-reviewed and Open Access journal. It aims to strengthen the academic exchange of results in all fields of Natural and Human Geography research between Georgia, the Caucasus region, and other neighboring countries. Journal reflects the latest geographical research achievements, related to the spatial patterns at the Earth's surface, as well as global issues and regional comparisons.

GGJ recognises and follows worldwide publishing norms and best practices. It adheres to the internationally accepted values and practices of the Publishing Ethics Committee's (COPE) basic principles. 

Benefits of publishing with GGJ

  1. High visibility

The open access policy of GGJ ensures that articles published in the journal are easily accessible to a wide audience, maximizing their visibility. Every paper published in GGJ is freely and permanently available online as soon as it is published with no fees or registration requirements. Additional details regarding open access can be found at this website.

  1. Time

The GGJ provides an efficient publication schedule while maintaining strict peer review standards. All manuscripts must be submitted online, and the peer review process is entirely managed electronically. Upon acceptance, articles will be published in a formatted PDF along with their final citation.

GGJ publishes two issues a year, in June and December.

  1. Flexibility

By publishing online in GGJ, authors have the opportunity to publish extensive datasets and any amount of colour images.

Article Processing Charges (APC)

Authors who publish in GGJ are required to pay an article processing charge (APC). More details about APC can be found here.