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    Academics Stand Against Poverty: mobilizing the resources and capabilities of academics to accelerate the end of poverty.

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    FemPov: In search of a just and gender-sensitive measure of poverty.

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    The Health Impact Fund: promoting pharmaceutical and access to medicines, across all income levels.

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    Respect for human rights demands greater financial transparency.

Welcome

 

Led by Professor Thomas Pogge, the Global Justice Program at Yale is an interdisciplinary group that works on the assessment and reform of global institutional arrangements. For more information about the Program, people working in and affiliated with the Program, and the Projects that our members and affiliates are engaged in, use the above links.

Annual Global Justice Conference 2020

Building Back Better: Reducing Vulnerabilities, Strengthening Justice

took place 12-15 November 2020. Its main themes were

(i) COVID-19 and its Unequal Impacts;

(ii) Environmental Crisis;

(iii) Historical Oppression, Colonialism, & Racism Today;

(iv) Social & Economic Vulnerabilities, Universal Safety Net & Basic Income, Right to Development & Sustainable Development Goals (UN).

The Seventh Annual Amartya Sen Essay Prize has also been awarded.

Here is the Program and Call for Papers: asapconference2020.com

Here are some of the event recordings.

Select papers from the conference are forthcoming in the first issue of our new Journal Academics Stand Against Poverty. Please consider contributing to it also!

With Global Financial Integrity and Academics Stand Against Poverty, the Global Justice Program is announcing the Eighth Annual Amartya Sen Essay Prize competition. There will be a First Prize of $5,000 and a Second Prize of $3,000; winning essays must be available for publication in Journal ASAP.

Academics Stand Against Poverty (ASAP), Global Financial Integrity (GFI) and Yale’s GJP announce the winners of the Seventh (2020) Amartya Sen Essay Prize. They are Erhieyovw O’Kenny for the paper “A Stroke of the Keyboard and Click of the Mouse: An Anatomy of Cyber Frauds as a Growing

Discussion with Ralph Nader, Gail Bradbrook, James Henry, Andres Carvallo, John Christensen, Gabriel Crouse.