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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.
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== General sources ==
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* [http://www.openphilanthropy.org/get-involved/jobs Open Philanthropy Project grants database]
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* [http://www.givewell.org/research/other-charity-reviews#Allinternationalcharitiesconsidered GiveWell charity evaluations]
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* [http://www.animalcharityevaluators.org/recommendations/list-organizations/ Animal Charity Evaluators considered charities]
  
 
== Catastrophic risks ==
 
== Catastrophic risks ==
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* Machine Intelligence Research Institute [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Machine_Intelligence_Research_Institute about] [https://intelligence.org/get-involved/#careers vacancies]
 
* Machine Intelligence Research Institute [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Machine_Intelligence_Research_Institute about] [https://intelligence.org/get-involved/#careers vacancies]
 
* 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
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* Chatham House [https://www.chathamhouse.org/ about] [https://www.chathamhouse.org/careers vacancies]
 
* Skoll Global Threats Fund [http://www.skollglobalthreats.org/ about] [http://www.skollglobalthreats.org/about-us/join-us/ vacancies]
 
* Skoll Global Threats Fund [http://www.skollglobalthreats.org/ about] [http://www.skollglobalthreats.org/about-us/join-us/ vacancies]
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* Center for Applied Rationality [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Center_for_Applied_Rationality about]
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* Nuclear Threat Initiative [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nuclear_Threat_Initiative about] [http://www.nti.org/about/employment/ vacancies]
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* IARPA [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intelligence_Advanced_Research_Projects_Activity about] [https://www.iarpa.gov/index.php/careers vacancies]
  
 
== Development and global health ==
 
== Development and global health ==
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* International Growth Center [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/International_Growth_Centre about] [http://www.theigc.org/about/careers/ vacancies]
 
* 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]
 
* White House Social and Behavioral Sciences Team [https://sbst.gov/work/ vacancies]
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* Schistosomiasis Control Initiative [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Schistosomiasis_Control_Initiative about] [http://www.imperial.ac.uk/schistosomiasis-control-initiative vacancies]
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* Deworm the World Initiative [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deworm_the_World_Initiative about] [http://www.evidenceaction.org/work-with-us/ vacancies]
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* Village Reach [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/VillageReach about] [http://www.villagereach.org/join-us/ vacancies]
 
* Evidence Action [http://www.evidenceaction.org/ about] [http://www.evidenceaction.org/work-with-us/ 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]
 
* Poverty Action Lab [https://www.povertyactionlab.org/ about] [https://www.povertyactionlab.org/careers vacancies]
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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 Fiscal Studies [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Institute_for_Fiscal_Studies about] [https://www.ifs.org.uk/jobs vacancies]
 
* Institute for Public Policy Research [about https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Institute_for_Public_Policy_Research] [http://www.ippr.org/about/vacancies vacancies]
 
* 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
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* Marshall Institute for Philanthropy and Social Entrepreneurship [http://www.lse.ac.uk/MarshallInstitute/home.aspx about]
 
* US Congressional Budget Office [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Congressional_Budget_Office about] [https://www.cbo.gov/about/careers vacancies]
 
* US Congressional Budget Office [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Congressional_Budget_Office about] [https://www.cbo.gov/about/careers vacancies]
 
* 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.
 
* 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  
 
* 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  
 
  
 
== Effective altruism ==
 
== Effective altruism ==
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* Mercy for Animals [http://www.animalcharityevaluators.org/recommendations/top-charities/mercy-for-animals/ about] [http://www.mercyforanimals.org/jobs vacancies]
 
* Mercy for Animals [http://www.animalcharityevaluators.org/recommendations/top-charities/mercy-for-animals/ about] [http://www.mercyforanimals.org/jobs vacancies]
 
* The Humane League [http://www.animalcharityevaluators.org/recommendations/top-charities/the-humane-league/ about] [http://thehumaneleague.com/jobs/ vacancies]
 
* The Humane League [http://www.animalcharityevaluators.org/recommendations/top-charities/the-humane-league/ about] [http://thehumaneleague.com/jobs/ vacancies]
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* Humane Society USA [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Humane_Society_of_the_United_States#Political_and_legislative_initiatives_against_animal_abuse_and_cruelty about] [http://www.humanesociety.org/about/employment/ vacancies]
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* Farm Animal Rights Movement [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Farm_Animal_Rights_Movement about] [http://farmusa.org/index.php/get-involved/join-our-team.html vacancies]
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* Non-Human Rights Project [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nonhuman_Rights_Project about] [http://www.nonhumanrightsproject.org/contact-us/ vacancies]
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* Animal Ethics [http://www.animal-ethics.org/ about] [http://www.animal-ethics.org/about-us/ vacancies]

Revision as of 14:13, 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.

General sources

Catastrophic risks

Development and global health

Public policy generally

Effective altruism

Animal welfare and factory farming