Brookings researches hot topics in society and the government for problem-solving, with recent reports on poverty titled, "The Geography of Desperation in America," "Poverty Crosses Party Lines," and "Creating Opportunity for the Forgotten Americans."
Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA) is a research and policy NGO that discovers and promotes effective solutions to worldwide poverty problems. It brings together researchers and decision-makers to evaluate these solutions and apply them so to improve the lives of poor populations.
The Organization for Poverty Alleviation and Development (OPAD) is an international NGO that actively works on poverty alleviation by promoting human rights, sustainable development and climate change. The vision of the organization is to “improve the standard of living of all people by recognizing them as resources and not as victims.