The project

The project starts on July 1, 2020 and has three phases.

Phase 1: July to December 2020

  • Technical development of the journal platform based on open source publication software OJS version 3.x.
  • Development of functionalities within the platform.
  • Development of editorial support function.
  • Launch first version fall 2020.

Phase 2: December 2020 to December 2022

  • Start of model for sustainable platform continuation.
  • Further development of the platform.
  • Recruitment of (new) journals.
  • Expanding support base from institutional partners.

Phase 3: From January 2023

  • End of project phase.
  • Further development of the platform.