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They do all work on problems we regard at highly pressing.
 
They do all work on problems we regard at highly pressing.
  
== Existential risk ==
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== Catastrophic risks ==
  
 
* OpenAI [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/OpenAI about] [https://jobs.lever.co/openai vacancies]
 
* OpenAI [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/OpenAI about] [https://jobs.lever.co/openai vacancies]
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* Global Catastrophic Risk Institute [http://gcrinstitute.org/ about] [http://gcrinstitute.org/category/jobs/ vacancies]
 
* Global Catastrophic Risk Institute [http://gcrinstitute.org/ about] [http://gcrinstitute.org/category/jobs/ vacancies]
 
* Chatham House
 
* Chatham House
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* Skoll Global Threats Fund [http://www.skollglobalthreats.org/ about] [http://www.skollglobalthreats.org/about-us/join-us/ vacancies]
  
 
== Development and global health ==
 
== Development and global health ==
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* International Food Policy Research Institute [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/International_Food_Policy_Research_Institute about] [http://www.ifpri.org/careers vacancies]
 
* International Food Policy Research Institute [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/International_Food_Policy_Research_Institute about] [http://www.ifpri.org/careers vacancies]
 
* Center for Global Development [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Center_for_Global_Development about] [http://www.cgdev.org/page/job-opportunities-0 vacancies]
 
* Center for Global Development [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Center_for_Global_Development about] [http://www.cgdev.org/page/job-opportunities-0 vacancies]
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* International Growth Center [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/International_Growth_Centre about] [http://www.theigc.org/about/careers/ vacancies]
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* White House Social and Behavioral Sciences Team [https://sbst.gov/work/ vacancies]
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* Evidence Action [http://www.evidenceaction.org/ about] [http://www.evidenceaction.org/work-with-us/ vacancies]
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* Poverty Action Lab [https://www.povertyactionlab.org/ about] [https://www.povertyactionlab.org/careers vacancies]
 
* RAND Corporation [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RAND_Corporation about]  
 
* RAND Corporation [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RAND_Corporation about]  
 
* There could be other think tanks like Center for American Progress, Brookings, etc. that would be a good fit.
 
* There could be other think tanks like Center for American Progress, Brookings, etc. that would be a good fit.
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* Development Media International
 
* Development Media International
 
* GiveDirectly
 
* GiveDirectly
* GiveWell
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* GiveWell [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GiveWell about] [http://www.givewell.org/about/jobs vacancies]
* Innovations for Poverty Action
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* Innovations for Poverty Action [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Innovations_for_Poverty_Action about] [http://www.poverty-action.org/work-with-ipa/current-opportunities vacancies]
 
* US Government Accountability Office
 
* US Government Accountability Office
* US Congressional Budget Office
 
 
* Gates Foundation
 
* Gates Foundation
 
* Arnold Foundation
 
* Arnold Foundation
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* IDInsight
 
* IDInsight
 
* Nesta
 
* Nesta
* International Growth Center [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/International_Growth_Centre about] [http://www.theigc.org/about/careers/ vacancies]
 
* White House Social and Behavioral Sciences Team [https://sbst.gov/work/ vacancies]
 
* Evidence Action [http://www.evidenceaction.org/ about] [http://www.evidenceaction.org/work-with-us/ vacancies]
 
* Poverty Action Lab [https://www.povertyactionlab.org/ about] [https://www.povertyactionlab.org/careers vacancies]
 
  
== Policy generally ==
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== Public policy generally ==
  
 
* Campbell Collaboration [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Campbell_Collaboration about]  
 
* Campbell Collaboration [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Campbell_Collaboration about]  
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* UK Behavioural Insights Team [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Behavioural_Insights_Team about] [http://www.behaviouralinsights.co.uk/jobs/ vacancies]
 
* UK Behavioural Insights Team [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Behavioural_Insights_Team about] [http://www.behaviouralinsights.co.uk/jobs/ vacancies]
 
* Cochrane Collaboration [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cochrane_(organisation) about] [http://www.cochrane.org/news/jobs vacancies]
 
* Cochrane Collaboration [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cochrane_(organisation) about] [http://www.cochrane.org/news/jobs vacancies]
* Institute for Fiscal Studies
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* Institute for Fiscal Studies [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Institute_for_Fiscal_Studies about] [https://www.ifs.org.uk/jobs vacancies]
* Institute for Public Policy Research
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* Institute for Public Policy Research [about https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Institute_for_Public_Policy_Research] [http://www.ippr.org/about/vacancies vacancies]
 
* Marshall Institute for Philanthropy and Social Entrepreneurship
 
* Marshall Institute for Philanthropy and Social Entrepreneurship
 
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* US Congressional Budget Office
 
 
  
 
== Effective altruism ==
 
== Effective altruism ==

Revision as of 13:12, 25 October 2016

This is a list of organisations that we might recommend people apply to. We don't necessarily endorse the organisations - one way to improve the world is go to an organisation with problems and improve it.

They do all work on problems we regard at highly pressing.

Catastrophic risks

Development and global health

  • Interamerican Development Bank about vacancies
  • Asian Development Bank about vacanies
  • African Development Bank about vacancies
  • Center for Effective Global Action at UC Berkeley about vacancies
  • International Food Policy Research Institute about vacancies
  • Center for Global Development about vacancies
  • International Growth Center about vacancies
  • White House Social and Behavioral Sciences Team vacancies
  • Evidence Action about vacancies
  • Poverty Action Lab about vacancies
  • RAND Corporation about
  • There could be other think tanks like Center for American Progress, Brookings, etc. that would be a good fit.
  • There will be a bunch of other institutes affiilaiated with lots of universities that would be a good fit. e.g. sonal shah's shop at georgetown, or georgetown's GUIDE
  • Instiglio
  • Dimagi
  • perhaps Jhpiago
  • Development Media International
  • GiveDirectly
  • GiveWell about vacancies
  • Innovations for Poverty Action about vacancies
  • US Government Accountability Office
  • Gates Foundation
  • Arnold Foundation
  • Bloomberg Foundation
  • World Health Organisation
  • World Bank
  • Rockefeller Foundation
  • Omidyar Network
  • UK Department for International Development
  • YoungLove
  • IDInsight
  • Nesta

Public policy generally

Effective altruism

Animal welfare and factory farming