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 President Featured in WFUNA Publication on Peaceful Societies

ASAP President Thomas Pogge was featured in the WFUNA journal ACRONYM in a special issue titled Peaceful Societies:... Read More

Postdoctoral Fellowship Available at Yale Global Justice Center

The Global Justice Program at Yale University invites applications for a postdoctoral fellow position to strengthen... Read More

A New, Gender-sensitive Poverty Metric

ASAP President Thomas Pogge is one of several authors of the Individual Deprivation Measure (IDM), a new, gender-sensitive... 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



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