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 European Conference

ASAP and the Collegium Wartinum Foundation invite participants to the first ASAP Europe Conference (June 17-19)... Read More

Global Health/Global Justice Conference at Ryerson University: Toronto, May 7-8, 2015

In the last twenty years, extensive and uniform protections of intellectual property rights (IPRs) have been incorporated... Read More

Call for Papers: The Second Annual Amartya Sen Prize Competition

  Submission Deadline: August 31, 2015   The Yale Global Justice Program, Global Financial Integrity,... Read More

Combating Climate Change: What Law Demands

The Oslo Principles were featured in The Guardian. Read the article here. It may seem that, in the absence of explicit... Read More



Successful Launch of the Global Colleagues Program: Introducing the First Cohort

The first cohort of ASAP’s flagship program Global Colleagues has been matched. Global Colleagues aims to foster collaboration between earlier-career scholars working on poverty-related research who are based... Read More

Guardian Newspaper Features ASAP Divestment Call

An article in a leading UK newspaper, The Guardian, features ASAP’s call for universities to withdraw any endowment funds invested in fossil fuel companies. The article can be viewed here. Here is the ASAP... Read More

Strong Response for Global Colleagues Project Call

By Luis Cabrera. More than 75 senior and earlier-career researchers from universities around the world will take part in ASAP’s new Global Colleagues flagship project – a response which well exceeded organizers’... Read More