Our promise is to improve the lives of all Americans by giving policymakers access to high-quality information and engaging citizens as active participants in the formation of public policy.
The Harkin Institute for Public Policy & Citizen Engagement is located at Drake University and serves as a venue and catalyst for dynamic non-partisan research, learning, and outreach to promote understanding of the policy issues to which Senator Tom Harkin devoted his career.
Meet our 2019 Harkin on Wellness Designees
The 2019 Harkin on Wellness Report highlights community health initiatives throughout the country for their work strategically connecting food systems with health and wellness.
Permanent space to grow
The building will serve as a model of universal design and provide much-needed space for Institute staff, researchers, and programming as the organization continues to grow.