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More about me: 

Clinical Psychologist
Cognitive Behavioral Therapist
PhD student on implementation of the memory specificity training (MeST)
eavlaanderen.org 

Donations

How much do you plan to donate?: 
10%
To which causes?: 
Global poverty
For how long?: 
For as long as I can
Any additional information about the donation plans above: 

Through Giving What We Can

Selected past donations: 
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Donations I've helped influence: 
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Elsewhere on the web

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
Environmentalism
Animal welfare
Improving rationality or science
Existential risk (artificial intelligence)
Existential risk (other)
Far future concerns (besides existential risk)
Political reform
Cause prioritization
Meta charities which direct resources to these causes
Diet: 
Reducing the amount of meat I eat
Other social movements identified with: 
Rationalist/LessWrong
Transhumanist
Skeptic/atheist
Causes and communities you're interested in: 
Animal welfare
Entrepreneurship
Existential risk and far future causes
Global poverty
Movement-building
Prioritization research
Rationality

You and EA

Year you first heard the term 'Effective Altruism': 
2015
Groups you're a member of: 
The 'Effective Altruists' Facebook group
Giving What We Can (you've taken the pledge)
Which factors were important in 'getting you into' Effective Altruism, or altering your actions in its direction?: 
GiveWell
80,000 Hours
EA Global Oxford
Number of friends who'd describe themselves as Effective Altruists: 
0-5 friends
How you first heard about 'Effective Altruism': 
TED Talk (Peter Singer)

Career

Demographics

Name: 
Kris Martens
Gender: 
Male
Highest level of education completed or currently pursuing: 
Master’s degree
Country: 
Belgium
City: 
Hasselt
Religious beliefs: 
Atheist, agnostic or non-religious
Full-time student?: 
Yes
Might you be able to let EAs stay with you at the moment?: 
Yes