Interesting Read: Updated “Apply for Consideration” page

We published an updated version of our page with instructions for charities applying for a GiveWell recommendation: https://www.givewell.org/apply-for-consideration. — Catherine Hollander http://www.GiveWell.org

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Interesting Read: Conversation with Dr. Gan Quan and Dr. Paula I Fujiwara of The Union about tobacco control

http://files.givewell.org/files/conversations/The_Union_12-20-17_(public).pdf GiveWell spoke with Dr. Gan Quan and Dr. Fujiwara of the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (The Union) as part of its investigation into tobacco control. Conversation topics included The Union’s

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Interesting Read: Conversation with Professor Mushfiq Mobarak about development economics and policy interventions

http://files.givewell.org/files/conversations/Mushfiq_Mobarak_11-30-17_(public).pdf GiveWell spoke with Professor Mobarak of Yale University. Conversation topics included important gaps in development economics and Professor Mobarak’s plan to establish an initiative to explore the effects of

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Interesting Read: Conversation with Robert Parker, Dr. Kristen Hurley, and Amy Steets of Vitamin Angels about monitoring

http://files.givewell.org/files/conversations/Vitamin_Angels_11-16-17_(public).pdf GiveWell spoke with Vitamin Angels staff to learn about updates to Vitamin Angels’ monitoring and evaluation processes. Conversation topics included how Vitamin Angels monitors its programs, how it determines where

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Interesting Read: Conversation with Claire Walsh and Samantha Carter of J-PAL’s Government Partnership Initiative

http://files.givewell.org/files/conversations/Government_Partnership_Initiative_01-17-18_(public).pdf GiveWell spoke with Ms. Walsh and Ms. Carter of the Government Partnership Initiative (GPI) at the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) as part of its investigation into highly leveraged

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Interesting Read: Page on Tim Africa Aid Ghana

We published a page on Tim Africa Aid Ghana: https://www.givewell.org/international/charities/tim-africa-aid-ghana. See a full list of charities we have considered here: https://www.givewell.org/research/other-charity-reviews. — Catherine Hollander http://www.GiveWell.org

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Interesting Read: Conversation with Dr. Stephen Luby of Stanford University about lead exposure and handwashing

http://files.givewell.org/files/conversations/Stephen_Luby_11-13-17_(public).pdf GiveWell spoke with Dr. Luby of Stanford University about two of GiveWell’s open investigations: interventions to reduce lead poisoning and interventions to promote handwashing. Conversation topics included effects

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Interesting Read: Updated report on deworming

We updated our report on combination deworming (mass drug administration targeting both schistosomiasis and soil-transmitted helminths), one of GiveWell’s priority programs: https://www.givewell.org/international/technical/programs/deworming. — Catherine Hollander http://www.GiveWell.org

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Interesting Read: Conversation with Svetha Janumpalli, Pratyush Agarwal, and Patrick Stadler of New Incentives

http://files.givewell.org/files/conversations/New_Incentives_08-02-17_(public).pdf GiveWell spoke with Ms. Janumpalli, Mr. Agarwal, and Mr. Stadler of New Incentives as part of GiveWell’s Incubation Grant work with New Incentives and the partnership among GiveWell, New Incentives, and IDinsight.

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Interesting Read: Updates to our cost-effectiveness analysis in 2018

GiveWell recently published a page providing details about changes that were made to our cost-effectiveness analysis (CEA) in 2018: https://www.givewell.org/how-we-work/our-criteria/cost-effectiveness/cost-effectiveness-models/changelog. Our updated CEA, as well as past versions of GiveWell’s

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