EA Bristol Jan 2019 Socialpost by thegreatnick · 2019-01-06T16:10:49.488Z · score: 1 (1 votes) · LW · GW · 0 comments
Our first social of what looks to be an exciting year! Come along if you want to hear what's going to be new in EA Bristol this year, or simply relax and chat with some like-minded souls. We'll be in the Christmas Steps pub, on the Christmas Steps
Newcomers always welcome!
Have a look at the links below for introductory material if you're not sure what EA is about, or come along and have a chat with one of our friendly regulars.
How can we make the world a better place? Which charities do the most good? What are the biggest risks facing humanity and what can we do about it?
Effective Altruism is a philosophy and social movement that applies evidence and reason to determining the most effective ways to improve the world.
You can find out more about Effective Altruism at the following pages:
https://www.effectivealtruism.org/ - Main Effective Altruism page
https://whatiseffectivealtruism.com/ - The Effective Altruism FAQ
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Effective_altruism - Wikipedia page
https://www.centreforeffectivealtruism.org/ - Leading EA organisation based in Oxford
https://ea-foundation.org/ - Think tank and project incubator working at the intersection of ethics and science
https://www.givingwhatwecan.org/ - Help the world by donating 10% of your income to the most effective charities
https://80000hours.org/ - How to use your career to help the world most effectively
http://effective-altruism.com/ - Effective Altruism Forum