Ales Flidr

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Donations

How much do you plan to donate?: 
25% of income
To which causes?: 
Global poverty
Animal welfare
For how long?: 
Throughout my life
Any additional information about the donation plans above: 

Want to donate to object-level charities to be better able to explain EA through my donations. Focus on x-risk and far future hopefully in academia or spreading awareness in general.

Selected past donations: 
AmountToWhen
USD $240Deworm the World; GiveDirectly; Schistosomiasis Control Initiative (SCI)2013
~USD $260Various charitiesBefore 2013
Donations I've helped influence: 
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Past donations: 

Your views and values

Moral philosophy: 
Consequentialist/utilitarian
Causes you think you should devote resources to: 
Political reform
Existential risk (artificial intelligence)
Existential risk (other)
Far future concerns (besides existential risk)
Cause prioritization
Meta charities which direct resources to these causes
Actions you're taking to support these causes: 

Content chair of Harvard EA Modest donations to GW's top charities Member of Tegmark's newly-founded Future of Life Institute

Hours a month spent on these activities: 
40
Diet: 
Near vegetarian
Other social movements identified with: 
Environmentalist
Feminist
Rationalist/LessWrong
Skeptic/atheist

You and EA

Groups you're a member of: 
The 'Effective Altruists' Facebook group
Giving What We Can (you've taken the pledge)
LessWrong
Local EA group
Which factors were important in 'getting you into' Effective Altruism, or altering your actions in its direction?: 
Local chapter of an EA organisation
Number of friends who'd describe themselves as Effective Altruists: 
11-20 friends
How you first heard about 'Effective Altruism': 
Harvard

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

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