Rethink Priorities addresses global priorities by researching solutions and strategies, mobilizing resources, and empowering our team and others.
Rethink Priorities functions as all of the following:
A consultancy doing commissioned work in response to demands from EA-aligned organizations.
A research institute driven by research agendas set according to its own priorities.
A think tank aiming to inform public policy to improve the world.
An accelerator, incubator, and base for special projects.
The organization works on the following cause areas:
Animal welfare, including farmed and wild animal welfare
Global health and development, including climate change
Longtermism, including AI governance and strategy
Surveys and EA movement research
Wildeford, Peter (2021) Rethink Priorities 2021 Impact and 2022 Strategy, Effective Altruism Forum, November 15.
Wildeford, Peter (2021) We’re Rethink Priorities. Ask Us Anything, Effective Altruism Forum, November 15.