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

ASAP West Africa Holds Successful First Symposium in Nigeria

ASAP West Africa held its first public event on January 27th at the University of Lagos in Nigeria. About 800-1000... Read More

ASAP Supports Campaign for UK Tax Dodging Bill

    The Tax Dodging Bill, an ActionAid campaign that calls for the next UK government to confront tax... Read More

ASAP Joins Push for Human Rights in New Climate Change Agreement

  Earlier this month, over 200 NGOs including ASAP presented a submission to a working group of the United... 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