Effective Altruism Geneva (EA Geneva) is a nonprofit organisation created to find meaningful answers to the following question:
How can aspiring effective altruists in Geneva use their resources to help others the most?
EA Geneva builds on and contributes to the work of the global Effective Altruism (EA) community. The nonprofit focuses on:
Building a local community approaching its guiding question scientifically. It does so by providing the infrastructure (spaces, resources and advice) necessary for individuals with high impact potential to learn and grow effectively.
EA Geneva aims to:
Demonstrate the value of optimising (i) cause-prioritisation; (ii) choice of intervention; and (iii) project execution by producing concrete outcomes;
Contribute to the existing body of knowledge on effective world-improvement by documenting its learnings;
Establish an independent hub anchoring and enriching the global EA community; and
Encourage local organisations to learn about and employ more effective methods and tools to maximise their impact.