Interesting Read: Conversation with Nancy Martin of Fortify

https://files.givewell.org/files/conversations/Nancy_Martin_01-21-19_(public).pdf GiveWell spoke with Ms. Martin of Fortify to gain a better understanding of Fortify’s work. Conversation topics included Fortify’s relationship with the private sector, the advantages of tomato-based products as

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Interesting Read: Conversation with Cristiane Costa of ICAP at Columbia University about expanding access to antiretroviral treatments

https://files.givewell.org/files/conversations/Cristiane_Costa_10-02-17_(public).pdf In late 2017, GiveWell spoke with Ms. Costa of ICAP as part of its investigation into potential funding opportunities to expand access to antiretroviral treatments (ART). Conversation topics included ICAP’s work,

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Interesting Read: Conversation with Dr. Berk Özler of The World Bank about spillover effects of GiveDirectly’s cash transfer program

https://files.givewell.org/files/conversations/Berk_Ozler_12-20-18_(public).pdf GiveWell spoke with Dr. Özler about the spillover effects of GiveDirectly’s cash transfer program and more broadly about approaches to conducting meta-analyses. For additional context, Dr. Özler responded to GiveWell’

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Interesting Read: Conversations with Dr. Kartini Shastry of Wellesley College about India’s iron and folic acid supplementation program

https://files.givewell.org/files/conversations/Kartini_Shastry_10-12-18_and_10-25-18_(public).pdf GiveWell spoke with Dr. Shastry of Wellesley College as part of its investigation into India’s iron and folic acid (IFA) supplementation program. Conversation topics included the program’s implementa

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Interesting Read: 2019 GiveWell Grants for Global Health and Development in Southeast Asia and Bangladesh

GiveWell welcomes applications for $250,000 in funding for charities operating programs in global health and development in any of the following countries: Bangladesh, Cambodia, East Timor, Indonesia, Laos, Myanmar, Philippines, and Vietnam. We published two pages on this grant: – Overview of

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Interesting Read: Grant to Innovation in Government Initiative

In December 2018, GiveWell recommended the Effective Altruism Global Health and Development Fund make a grant of $1,000,000 to J-PAL’s Innovation in Government Initiative to support its general operating costs and run two requests for proposals: https://www.givewell.org/research/incubation-grant

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Interesting Read: Evaluation of Phase I Grant to Results for Development

We analyzed the outcomes of the first phase of Results for Development’s pneumonia treatment program, which was the recipient of a GiveWell Incubation Grant in May 2016: https://www.givewell.org/charities/results-for-development/phase-1-grant-evaluation. We also published a page of all content

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Interesting Read: Conversation with Clearly, Vision for a Nation, and Legacy Advisors about the distribution of eyeglasses to improve worker productivity

https://files.givewell.org/files/conversations/Clearly_and_Vision_for_a_Nation_11-01-18_(public).pdf GiveWell spoke with Tony Hulton, Graeme MacKenzie, Jennifer Chen, Gladys Choy, and Charleen Cannone as part of its investigation into the distribution of glasses to improve worker productivity.

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Interesting Read: Update to cost-effectiveness analysis

We published a new version of our cost-effectiveness analysis on January 25: https://www.givewell.org/how-we-work/our-criteria/cost-effectiveness/cost-effectiveness-models/changelog-2019 . — Erin Wolff http://www.GiveWell.org

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Interesting Read: Conversation with Brendan Eappen and Nikita Patel of Fortify Health for an update on its work

https://files.givewell.org/files/conversations/Fortify_Health_12-14-18_(public).pdf GiveWell spoke with Mr. Eappen and Ms. Patel of Fortify Health to get an update on its work. Fortify Health received a GiveWell Incubation Grant in June 2018 to support its work on mass fortification of wheat

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