Janko Prester

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Donations

How much do you plan to donate?: 
5-10%
To which causes?: 
Global poverty
Existential risk and far future causes
For how long?: 
For the foreseeable future
Selected past donations: 
AmountToWhen
50$MIRI2014
10$Deworm The World2014
30$Against Malaria Foundation2014
Donations I've helped influence: 
AmountToDonated byWhenAny details
$30MIRIFriend2014
$50MIRI 2014
$20Deworm Initiative 2014
$30Malaria Fund2014
$50MIRI 2014
$10Deworm The World 2014
$30Malaria Fund
Past donations: 

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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
Improving rationality or science
Existential risk (artificial intelligence)
Existential risk (other)
Political reform
Meta charities which direct resources to these causes
Diet: 
Reducing the amount of meat I eat
Other social movements identified with: 
Rationalist/LessWrong
Transhumanist

You and EA

Groups you're a member of: 
The 'Effective Altruists' Facebook group
LessWrong
Which factors were important in 'getting you into' Effective Altruism, or altering your actions in its direction?: 
LessWrong
http://slatestarcodex.com/
Number of friends who'd describe themselves as Effective Altruists: 
0-5 friends
How you first heard about 'Effective Altruism': 
Facebook

Career

Planned career path: 
Earning to Give
Confidence that you'll take this career path: 
I am currently working in this career path, and do not anticipate changing.
Current occupation or career: 

Software developer

Demographics

Name: 
Janko
Gender: 
Male
Highest level of education completed or currently pursuing: 
Master’s degree
Country: 
Croatia
City: 
Zagreb
Religious beliefs: 
Christian
Political views: 
Centre left
Full-time student?: 
Yes
Might you be able to let EAs stay with you at the moment?: 
Yes