The Journal of Infection in Developing Countries: Announcements <p>A peer-reviewed open access medical journal, focusing on global health.</p> en-US Fri, 06 Aug 2021 17:46:02 +0100 OJS 60 Announcements: JIDC temporarily not accepting new submissions <p>Due to the overwhelming amount of articles received recently, the JIDC is suspending the evaluation of new submission.</p> <p>Accessing the [New Submission] link will return a permission error for all authors up until February 15, 2022.</p> <p>The editors sincerely apologize for the incovenient, but at the moment the amount of papers in the active queue is too much of a workload for our small team.</p> Fri, 06 Aug 2021 17:46:02 +0100 Announcements: Donate through JIDC to Support COVID-19 fight at Sassari University Hospital <p>Dear Colleagues and Friends,</p> <p>as you know during the past 12 years the Journal has been constantly working day by day to support researchers and Institutions around the world, mostly from low-income research settings, to facilitate the writing and publishing of their scientific findings.</p> <p>The Journal is a non profit organization strongly linked to Sassari University in Sardinia, Italy, operating on a voluntary basis and most of the staff members, founders and Editors are living and operating within Italian Institutions, bearing at this moment the enormous burden of fighting against the Coronavirus Covid-19 outbreak.</p> <p>Two days ago the representatives of the Chinese Community in Sassari gave the first donation to the University Hospital, which has been used to purchase a new piece of equipment to speed up the detection of positive cases.</p> <p>For these reasons the Editorial Board has decided to launch a Donation Campaign to raise money to be used immediately for the purchase of supplies and equipment to scale up research and clinical activities at Sassari University Hospital, where new positive cases are being detected every day.</p> <p>Please donate through the Journal homepage: clicking on Donate or contact us at</p> Mon, 16 Mar 2020 10:12:48 +0000 Announcements: Registration issues for users from countries with restricted internet access <p>At the moment, we have observed users connecting from countries with restricted internet access can't register on the journal site, getting an error stating "You must complete the validation check used to prevent spam submissions."</p> <p>We are aware of the problem, which is due to the state firewalls, preventing connections to certain Google servers, where the CAPTCHA system is hosted.</p> <p>In such case, <strong>interested users are encouraged to send an email</strong> to, containing their details, <strong>so we can manually add you to the site</strong>.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Fri, 19 Jan 2018 02:32:22 +0000 Announcements: Updated cookie and privacy policy Mon, 08 Jun 2015 11:12:33 +0100 News: JIDC new Impact Factor announced <p>Dear readers and authors, the JCR impact factors for 2011 have been released.<br /><strong>We are pleased to announce that JIDC now has an impact factor of 1.2</strong></p><p>Congratulations to everybody<br /> <br /> Thanks for the continuing interest in our work,<br /> <br /> Salvatore Rubino, <em>JIDC Editor in Chief </em></p> Wed, 04 Jul 2012 10:27:34 +0100