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


ASAP West Africa to Host Inaugural Symposium in Nigeria

  ASAP is proud to announce that the West African Chapter will be hosting its first symposium on January 27th... Read More

ASAP Austria’s Research Headquarters Receives Human Rights Prize

    ASAP Austria’s research headquarters, The Centre for Ethics and Poverty Research at the University... Read More

Call for Papers: Symposion Special Issue on the SDGs

Two cross-cutting debates about development are preoccupying officials, academics and civil society groups in the... Read More

Zorka Milin Joins ASAP Team as Director of Research for Financial Transparency

Zorka Milin, Legal Adviser to Global Witness, has volunteered to serve as ASAP’s Director of Research for... Read More



2014: ASAP’s Year In Review

Thank you for making 2014 a great year for ASAP. 2014 was a pivotal year for ASAP, full of growth and change. ASAP is a community of scholars, teachers and students who believe that we are morally required to help... Read More

2014 a Year of Growth and Innovation for ASAP Chapters

ASAP now has fifteen Chapters launched or in development in Austria, Brazil, Cambodia, Canada, Germany, Greece, India, Italy, Mexico, Oceania, Romania, Spain, the United Kingdom, the United States, and West Africa.... 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