What We Do
What We Do
We support the development of public leadership and the rigorous teaching of advocacy skills through classroom pedagogy, convenings, and field engagement.
We conduct and employ applied research that supports advocacy, citizen activism, and impactful, non-partisan policy solutions to civil rights and social justice issues.
We collaborate with nonprofits and policymakers to leverage the research and analytic capacity of Harvard faculty, students, and staff in service of grassroots organizations.
Connect Harvard University faculty, students, and scholars conducting research in advocacy, social justice, and related topics with local and national organizations working on the frontiers today’s pressing justice challenges.
Build collaboration between teams of Harvard students and organizations in the context of field-based exploration, practical policy projects, and public service work.
Develop inclusive platforms for faculty and students disseminating their research across audiences.
Promote greater access to public policy and legal resources at Harvard and elsewhere, in areas of critical need.