Academics Stand Against Poverty (ASAP) is an international professional association focused on helping poverty researchers and teachers enhance their positive impact on severe... Read More


Call for Papers on Participation and Climate Governance

CISDL/GEM Working paper Series on Public Participation and Climate Governance CALL FOR PAPERS Deadline for submission... Read More

Call for Papers: Child Poverty, Youth (Un)employment and Social Inclusion

Poverty reduction has been high on the international agenda since the start of the millennium. Worldwide progress,... Read More

Jeffrey Sachs Speaks on Future of Sustainable Development

The Yale Global Justice Program and ASAP hosted Dr. Jeffrey Sachs of Columbia University for a special lecture,... Read More

ASAP in San Sebastián

On January 14th, 2014, Academics Stand Against Poverty had its second presentation in Spain. The launch of ASAP... Read More


April 25-27

Global Justice and the Global South at the University of Delhi

Call for Participation Global Justice and the Global South April 25-27, 2014 at the University of Delhi Nyaya, the Global... Read More


ASAP Board Welcomes Two Dynamic Development Researchers

April 9th, 2014
The ASAP Board of Directors has expanded its expertise considerably with the addition of two new members, Dr. Helen Yanacopulos of the Open University, and Dr. Jason Hickel of the London School of Economics and... Read More

Prof. Jason Sharman on Pressuring Governments and Banks on Corruption

March 4th, 2014
This latest ASAP Impact Story profiles Prof. Jason Sharman of Griffith University in Brisbane, Australia, whose recent work has been instrumental in exposing widespread corruption among Papua New Guinea (PNG) government... Read More

New Legal Reference: Human Rights and Climate Change Policy-making

January 15th, 2014
The Center for International Sustainable Development Law, Academics Stand Against Poverty, and the Governance, Environment & Markets Initiative at Yale University have developed a new legal reference guide that... Read More