Aled

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Share your identification with effective altruism:

Donations

How much do you plan to donate?: 
15% or more
To which causes?: 
Global poverty
Existential risk and far future causes
For how long?: 
Throughout my life
Any additional information about the donation plans above: 

Would like to give significantly more than 15% of my income in the future, when I am earning more money.

Selected past donations: 
AmountToWhen
~£3000 (GBP)Against Malaria Foundation; Deworm the World; GiveDirectly; Schistosomiasis Control Initiative (SCI)2013
~£7000 (GBP)Various charitiesBefore 2013
Donations I've helped influence: 
AmountToDonated byWhenAny details
Past donations: 

Your views and values

Causes you think you should devote resources to: 
Global poverty
Cause prioritization
Other social movements identified with: 
Environmentalist
Feminist
LGBTQ

You and EA

Groups you're a member of: 
The 'Effective Altruists' Facebook group
Giving What We Can (you've taken the pledge)
The Life You Can Save (you've taken the pledge)
Which factors were important in 'getting you into' Effective Altruism, or altering your actions in its direction?: 
GiveWell
Giving What We Can
Number of friends who'd describe themselves as Effective Altruists: 
0-5 friends
How you first heard about 'Effective Altruism': 
Giving What We Can

Your career

Planned career path: 
Research
Confidence that you'll take this career path: 
34%-66% chance I will take this path in the future.

Demographics

Name: 
Aled Roberts
Gender: 
Male
Highest level of education completed or currently pursuing: 
Doctoral postgraduate degree (e.g. PhD)
Country: 
Singapore
City: 
Singapore
Religious beliefs: 
Atheist, agnostic or non-religious
Political views: 
Centre left
Full-time student?: 
Yes