Aahan Rashid

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Donations

How much do you plan to donate?: 
15% of income
To which causes?: 
Global poverty
Animal welfare
Existential risk and far future causes
For how long?: 
For as long as I can
Selected past donations: 
AmountToWhen
120Against Malaria FoundationFebruary, 2016
$300GiveDirectly2015
Donations I've helped influence: 
AmountToDonated byWhenAny details
$254Against Malaria FoundationFriends and acquaintancesFebruary, 2016Personal Fundraiser
$250GiveDirectlyMGCI StudentsApril, 2015School Fundraiser
Past donations: 

Views and values

Moral philosophy: 
Consequentialist/utilitarian (or think that this covers the most important considerations)
Causes you think you should devote resources to: 
Global poverty
Animal welfare
Existential risk (other)
Far future concerns (besides existential risk)
Political reform
Cause prioritization
Meta charities which direct resources to these causes
Technology development
Actions you're taking to support these causes: 

Donations/fundraisers

Running a club

Building skills/investing for the future

Hours a month spent on these activities: 
~30
Diet: 
Reducing the amount of meat I eat
Other social movements identified with: 
Rationalist/LessWrong
Transhumanist
Causes and communities you're interested in: 
Earn-to-give
Effective giving
Entrepreneurship
Existential risk and far future causes
Global poverty
Molecular nanotechnology
Movement-building
Nuclear technology
Prioritization research
Rationality

Demographics

Name: 
Aahan Rashid
Gender: 
Male
Highest level of education completed or currently pursuing: 
Undergraduate degree (bachelor’s)
Country: 
Canada
City: 
Toronto
Religious beliefs: 
Atheist, agnostic or non-religious
Political views: 
Centre
Full-time student?: 
Yes