It’s time to restructure the climate problem from averting a distant global catastrophe to minimizing collective suffering.
Tag: Disaster Relief
The superficially enticing “logic” of effective altruism ultimately leads to a moralistic, hyper-rationalistic, top-down approach to philanthropy that can kill the very altruistic spirit it claims to foster.
By quantifying catastrophe risk, we can help society better manage it, and make the world safer and more resilient.
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Three huge opportunities and three risks.
To effectively manage climate risks we must strengthen ties between the mitigation and adaptation communities.
An online registry for disaster relief has proved a successful model for avoiding unproductive donations—when will we adopt it?
When it comes to the social sector, mainstream media is silent.