Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab logo
Man stands in market purchasing vegetables from a vendor

The Year Ahead



Our vision for 2024 builds on a strong foundation to generate
more equitable and evidence-based policies for a better world.

Icon of three arrows point up

Scale to reach millions

Build partnerships with governments to test, innovate, and scale effective approaches that improve lives worldwide.

Icon of a leaf and plug

Ensure climate solutions reach the most vulnerable

Design, test, and scale cost-effective, high-impact policy solutions at the nexus of climate change and poverty alleviation.

Icon of a man, woman, and child standing together

Improve the effectiveness of humanitarian action

Launch a new initiative to catalyze research, partnership development, and training efforts that improve targeting and implementation of social programs in humanitarian settings.

Icon of a dollar sign in the middle of two circular arrows

Renew focus on cost-effectiveness

Develop a suite of comparative cost-effectiveness analyses on programs ranging from cash transfers to childcare provision to student learning and more that help people make better decisions about where to invest scarce resources.

Icon of a three stars

Harness the power of AI

Explore how AI adopters can effectively evaluate and apply models for social good, including through improved targeting, reduced barriers to program access, and boosting government capacity.

Icon of a hand holding up a world and leaf

Catalyze private sector impact

Expand our research generation and evidence sharing with corporate partners to shape responsible business programs for greater social and environmental impact.

Icon of globe with dots around world to indicate people and network

Empower a new generation

Massively scale our education and training programs worldwide to reach more people who have the capacity, ambition, and opportunity to improve lives through evidence, especially those with backgrounds underrepresented in economics.



< Return to Home