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* Standout charities here: http://www.animalcharityevaluators.org/.../list.../
* Standout charities here: http://www.animalcharityevaluators.org/.../list.../
* These: http://www.new-harvest.org/portfolio
* These: http://www.new-harvest.org/portfolio
* List of think tanks here: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/what-works-network

Revision as of 10:35, 2 November 2016

This is a list of organisations that we might recommend people apply to (though we haven't looked into most of them in detail ourselves). We don't necessarily endorse the organisations' work - one way to improve the world is go to an organisation with problems and improve it. As this is still a draft, an organisation not being on this list doesn't indicate we dislike it as we may have simply missed it.

They all work on problems we regard as highly pressing.

General sources

Catastrophic risks and artificial intelligence

Development and global health

Public policy

  • US Government Accountability Office about vacancies
  • Campbell Collaboration about
  • RAND Corporation about vacancies
  • White House Social and Behavioral Sciences Team vacancies
  • Laura and John Arnold Foundation about vacancies
  • Coalition for Evidence-Based Policy about
  • 3ieimpact - International Initiative for Impact Evaluation about vacancies
  • UK Behavioural Insights Team about vacancies
  • Cochrane Collaboration about vacancies
  • Institute for Fiscal Studies about vacancies
  • Institute for Public Policy Research [about https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Institute_for_Public_Policy_Research] vacancies
  • Marshall Institute for Philanthropy and Social Entrepreneurship about
  • US Congressional Budget Office about vacancies
  • 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
  • Global Innovation Fund
  • Centre for Disease Control
  • ECDC
  • Public Health Agency of Canada
  • National Institute for Health and Care Excellence

Effective altruism

Animal welfare and factory farming

Development of meat substitutes

  • Impossible Foods
  • Beyond Meat
  • New Harvest
  • Good Food Institute
  • New Incentives
  • Hampton Creek
  • Perfect Day Foods
  • Clara Foods

Suggestions yet to be confirmed and incorporated