Established in 2010, Academics Stand Against Poverty (ASAP) is an international community of academics confronting the rules and practices that perpetuate global poverty. Our evidence-based approach provides:
• alternatives to conventional analysis by media and governmental organizations,
• proposals for reforming national and supranational rules and policies,
• public education encouraging citizens to understand and engage with critical issues.
Academics Stand Against Poverty is registered as a 501(c)3 non-profit organization in the United States (EIN #32-0324998)
Our board includes leading academics from a variety of fields, all with a passionate interest in poverty alleviation. Read More »
We seek the elimination of global poverty, as guided by rigorous evidence-based and normative scholarship. Read More »
We gladly accept all media inquiries, general inquiries, inquiries for national ASAP Chapters and other suggestions. Read More »