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GAIA – Ecological Perspectives for Science and Society is a peer-reviewed inter- and transdisciplinary journal for scientists and other interested parties concerned with the causes and analyses of environmental and sustainability problems and their solutions. GAIA offers first-hand information on state-of-the-art environmental and sustainability sciences and on current solutions to environmental problems. Well-known editors, reviewers, and authors work to ensure a unique inter- and transdisciplinary dialogue – in a comprehensible style.

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Current Issue GAIA 33/S1 (2024)

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GAIA ...
... is a community-based journal.
... is published by oekom, an independent publisher based in Germany and committed to high environmental standards (see and #natuerlichoekom).
... follows the Green Road to Open Access under a policy that is fully compliant with Plan S (repository route):

  • all articles (Author Accepted Manuscript (AAM) and / or Version of Record (VoR)) can be self-archived with no embargo period,
  • authors retain copyright (rights retention),
  • articles are published under a Creative Commons Attribution licence CC BY 4.0.