Videos on effective giving

The videos below offer some knowledge which we hope will help and inspire you.


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Maximizing our contribution to a better world | Kellie Liket | PWC Transparency Price

Our co-founder Kellie Liket explains what motivates her to try to maximize the impact of her time and donations. In the world of philanthropy, too many choices are made based on happenstance. As a consequence, we don’t fully realize our potential to do good.


Peter Singer – The Why and How of Effective Altruism

If you’re lucky enough to live without want, it’s a natural impulse to be altruistic to others. But, asks philosopher Peter Singer, what’s the most effective way to give? He talks through some surprising thought experiments to help you balance emotion and practicality — and make the biggest impact with whatever you can share.


Amplify the money you give | Kat Rosqueta | TEDx

The word “philanthropist” evokes the names of billionaire donors – Rockefeller, Gates, Pew – but in reality, most charitable giving comes from regular people giving smaller amounts. How can you, the non-billionaire, do the most good with what you give?


How not to be ignorant about the world | Hans Roslin | TED

Do you think development aid does not work? How much do you know about the world? Hans Rosling, with his famous charts of global population, health and income data (and an extra-extra-long pointer), demonstrates that you have a high statistical chance of being quite wrong about what you think you know.


Effective Altruism | Beth Barnes | TEDx

We are used to a world in which the most resources are invested in things that are not important. What if we directed our huge resources to solving global poverty? 10% given by 10% would generate $4 trillion. It would only take 5% of that to solve poverty!


The way we think about charity is dead wrong | Dan Pallotta | TED

Activist and fundraiser Dan Pallotta calls out the double standard that drives our broken relationship to charities. Too many nonprofits, he says, are rewarded for how little they spend — not for what they get done. Instead of equating frugality with morality, he asks us to start rewarding charities for their big goals and big accomplishments (even if that comes with big expenses). In this bold talk, he says: Let’s change the way we think about changing the world.


Interview on effective altruism | Sam Deere | Studium Generale

Kellie interviews Sam Deere on what is effective altruism.