Academics Stand Against Poverty (ASAP) is an international association focused on helping researchers and teachers enhance their impact on poverty. It does so by a)      advancing collaboration... Read More


Submissions Invited for Special Issue on Sustainable Development Goals

  Special Issue of Symposion: The Sustainable Development Goals Guest editors: Stefan Cibian, Visiting Professor,... Read More

Classroom Exercise from The Life You Can Save: Feedback Sought

Academics Stand Against Poverty is exploring a collaborative partnership with The Life You Can Save, an organization... Read More

Join the ASAP Team: Applications Wanted for Staff and Volunteer Roles

Having written an ambitious three-year strategic plan, ASAP is now seeking to expand its global team. There are... Read More

Volunteers Wanted to Help Carry out ASAP UK’s New Strategic Plan

ASAP UK is seeking support from four committed volunteers to help develop the chapter and implement its strategic... Read More



Experts, Thousands from around the World Call on Ban to Put an End to Tax Abuse

Thousands of ASAP supporters, researchers, teachers, and activists around the world took part in ASAP’s first petition campaign, calling on UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon to give greater prominence to international... Read More

Policy Options for Addressing Illicit Financial Flows: Results from a Delphi Study

ASAP researchers recently completed a study, examining expert opinion on how the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) can make the greatest possible impact on the problem of illicit financial flows. The study results... Read More

Sustainable Development Goals: A Better Pact is Possible!

Despite some clear positives, the draft text of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) does not fulfill its self-proclaimed purpose of inspiring and guiding a concerted international effort to eradicate severe... Read More