Welcome to International Centre for Integrated Development Research

International Journal of Creativity and Technical Development


Aims and Scope

International Journal of Creativity and Technical Development (IJCTD) is a multi-disciplinary academic journal. It is a forum which presents high quality original research papers devoted to the publication on Creativity, Innovation and Development in Arts, Technology, Construction and Tourism with emphasis on their application and practice within the emerging global society. The articles in this journal are written in scholarly acceptable English and uniquely focused on the problems confronting the emerging global society. The findings are described in terms intelligible to professional and non-professional as well as expert and non-expert readers.
          The papers in this journal are original. They have pooled and integrated required information from personal experiences, researches, professionals’ publications, academic sources; contribute meaningfully to the development and advancement of knowledge of the people of the Third World Nations as well as the Developed Nations.

The views, facts and opinions expressed in this Journal are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect that of the publishers, editors, agents and International Centre for Integrated Development Research. The journal invites articles and book reviews from academics, researchers and practitioners from developing and developed nations. For Article’s Specification, see the Editorial Policy. Manuscripts are accepted for publication after a double-blinded refereed peer review. They should be sent electronically to review@icidr.org or icidresearch@gmail.com.

The Journal is copyrighted. Any material in the Journal may be freely quoted with due acknowledgement. Permission to reproduce articles from the Journal is not required for commercial purposes. Print copies are available to qualified readers, institutions as well as corporations, and at discounted rate to members of International Centre for Integrated Development Research and its affiliates (details available on request). All correspondence and enquiries as regards subscription and order should be addressed to:
          The Director
          Technical and Operational Department
          International Centre for Integrated Development Research
          #3, Alderton Road
          P. O. Box 456, Ikot Ekpene, 530001
          Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria.
          E-mail: icidresearch@gmial.com

Fees and Charges
Authors are charged US$160 publication fees. Publication of an article in the Journal is not conditional upon the author's ability to pay the charges. Neither is acceptance to pay the handling fees a guarantee that the paper will be accepted for publication. Handling fee is accepted only after a manuscript has been reviewed and accepted for publication.