Interesting Read: July and November 2019 Board Meetings

On July 29, 2019, the Clear Fund Board of Directors, which oversees GiveWell, held a meeting: https://www.givewell.org/about/official-records/board-meeting-42. On November 11, 2019, the Clear Fund Board of Directors, which oversees GiveWell, held a meeting: https://www.givewell.org/about/offici

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Interesting Read: Grant to Charity Science Health

In July 2019, GiveWell recommended that the Open Philanthropy Project make an exit grant of $214,425 to Charity Science Health, which is intended to cover their operational costs through May 2020 while it seeks other sources of funding: https://www.givewell.org/research/incubation-grants/charity

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Interesting Read: Report on mass distribution of azithromycin

We published an interim intervention report on mass distribution of azithromycin to reduce child mortality: https://www.givewell.org/international/technical/programs/azithromycin. — Erin Wolff http://www.GiveWell.org We’ve moved! Please send all future mail to 1714 Franklin Street #100335, Oakland,

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Interesting Read: Conversation with R4D to get an update on monitoring and evaluation of its pneumonia program in Tanzania

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Em-fCHFIlk9P6cRZb4zA0EC1IJ_fH89ZvxZyVhCVSWg/edit# GiveWell spoke with Ms. Lee, Mr. Salisbury, Ms. Arkedis, Dr. Fletcher, and Mr. Benson of Results for Development (R4D) to get an update on the monitoring and evaluation of R4D’s pneumonia treatment program in

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Interesting Read: Conversation with Dr. Jaqui Webster of the George Institute for Global Health about sodium reduction policy

https://docs.google.com/document/d/12Mm5UpyFR7rduE7WBpVEox0aVUPn_WDJ2taY1ycfmj4/edit GiveWell spoke with Dr. Webster of the George Institute for Global Health as part of an investigation into sodium reduction policy. Conversation topics included evidence of effectiveness for sodium reduction

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Grant Makers Face Uphill Battle as They Push for a Kinder Form of Capitalism

The Ford Foundations and others have made headway in their efforts to get companies to care about more than shareholder returns, but doing so requires reversing decades of policies and popular economic theories.

from The Chronicle of Philanthropy https://www.philanthropy.com/article/Grant-Makers-Face-Uphill/247651