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

Policy generally

  • Campbell Collaboration about
  • 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
  • Institute for Public Policy Research
  • Marshall Institute for Philanthropy and Social Entrepreneurship

Effective altruism

Animal welfare and factory farming