Places we sometimes recommend people apply to work

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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.

Existential risk

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
  • Center for Global Development
  • RAND Corporation
  • 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
  • Innovations for Poverty Action
  • US Government Accountability Office
  • US Congressional Budget Office
  • Gates Foundation
  • Arnold Foundation
  • Bloomberg Foundation
  • Rockefeller Foundation
  • Omidyar Network
  • UK Department for International Development
  • YoungLove
  • IDInsight
  • Nesta
  • International Growth Center
  • White House Social and Behavioral Sciences Team vacancies
  • Evidence Action about vacancies
  • Poverty Action Lab about vacancies

Policy generally

Effective altruism