Open Access Statement

Journal of Natural Hazards and Environment (JNHE) is a fully open access journal, which means that all the original research articles and review papers are available free on the internet to all users immediately upon publication.


Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. This is in accordance with the BOAI definition of open access. 


Copyright of the layout and design of JNHE articles remains with the journal and cannot be used in other publications. 


JNHE also operates under the Creative Commons License CC-BY-NC-ND Creative Commons License.


All authors publishing with the JNHE accept these as the terms of publication.


Benefits of open access for Authors include:

  • Free access for all users worldwide
  • Authors retain copyright to their work
  • Increased visibility and readership
  • Rapid publication
  • No spatial constraints