Interesting Read: Grant to IDinsight

As part of GiveWell’s work to support the creation of future top charities and improve the quality of our recommendations, in May of 2017, IDinsight received a GiveWell Incubation Grant of $2,321,617 to support its GiveWell-embedded team for the next twelve months: https://www.givewell.org/chari

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Interesting Read: Conversation with Professor Jere Behrman of the University of Pennsylvania about early-life nutrition

http://files.givewell.org/files/conversations/Jere_Behrman_08-10-17_(public).pdf GiveWell spoke with Professor Behrman of the University of Pennsylvania as part of its investigation into the potential long-term effects of early-life nutrition-related interventions. Conversation topics included a

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Interesting Read: Conversation with Professor Shawn Cole and Megan Sheahan of Precision Agriculture for Development

http://files.givewell.org/files/conversations/Shawn_Cole_and_Megan_Sheahan_08-09-17_(public).pdf GiveWell spoke with Professor Cole and Ms. Sheahan of Precision Agriculture for Development (PAD; http://www.precisionag.org) as part of its investigation into potential giving opportunities in

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Interesting Read: Conversation with Rob Mather and Peter Sherratt of the Against Malaria Foundation

http://files.givewell.org/files/conversations/Rob_Mather_and_Peter_Sherratt_6-30-17_(public).pdf GiveWell spoke with Mr. Mather and Mr. Sherratt of the Against Malaria Foundation (AMF). Conversation topics included the recent distribution of long-lasting insecticide-treated nets (LLINs) in

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Interesting Read: Grant to the Center for Effective Global Action (CEGA) at the University of California, Berkeley

As part of GiveWell’s work to fund research relevant to its recommendations, in June of 2017, the Center for Effective Global Action (CEGA) at the University of California, Berkeley received a GiveWell Incubation Grant of $18,000 to investigate the feasibility of conducting a high-quality

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Interesting Read: New page on the relationship between GiveWell and the Open Philanthropy Project

We published a page explaining the relationship between GiveWell and the Open Philanthropy Project: http://www.givewell.org/about/gw-op-relationship. — Catherine Hollander http://www.GiveWell.org

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Interesting Read: Report from IDinsight site visit to United Purpose in Malawi

We published a report from a site visit by IDinsight to United Purpose (formerly Concern Universal), an implementing partner of the Against Malaria Foundation, in Malawi: http://files.givewell.org/files/DWDA%202009/AMF/IDinsight_Malawi_PDCU_Trip_Report_07-24-17.pdf. Notes and photos from all

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Interesting Read: Conversation with Paul Milligan of LSHTM and Diego Moroso of Malaria Consortium about coverage surveys

http://files.givewell.org/files/conversations/Paul_Milligan_and_Diego_Moroso_08-02-17_(public).pdf GiveWell spoke with Professor Milligan of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) and Mr. Moroso of the Malaria Consortium about the ACCESS-SMC coverage surveys that are

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Interesting Read: Conversation with Dr. Fiona Fleming of the Schistosomiasis Control Initiative about monitoring reports

http://files.givewell.org/files/conversations/Fiona_Fleming_08-01-17_(public).pdf GiveWell spoke with Dr. Fleming of the Schistosomiasis Control Initiative (SCI) to discuss several monitoring reports that SCI had shared with GiveWell.

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Interesting Read: FAQ About Job Scams Claiming to Be Associated with GiveWell

We have experienced several cases of others falsely claiming to represent GiveWell or “GiveWell Inc.” to job-seekers. We would like to make the public aware of this fraudulent activity: http://www.givewell.org/about/FAQ/scams-claiming-givewell-association. — Catherine Hollander http://www.GiveWell.or

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