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Meet the Ash Center



Advancing excellence and innovation in governance and public policy through research, education, and public discussion


Our Mission

Making the world a better place

One of the world’s top university think tanks

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Explore the Ash Center's Programs

Democratic Governance

Researches those practices that resolve urgent social problems in developed and developing societies.

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Innovations in Government

Recognizes and promotes creative and effective problem solving by governments and citizens.

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Rajawali Foundation Institute for Asia 

Promotes research and training on Asia to disseminate best practices and improve public policy.

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Buffalo NY

Ash Center Launches Innovation Field Lab New York

February 4, 2019

New two-year program is comprised of data-driven experimentation and real-time policy innovation to improve neighborhoods in ten cities in New York state.

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