Photograph: International Organization for Migration.
The debate on effective altruism continues. Here Hauke Hillebrandt, Director of Research at Giving What We Can, responds to Emily Clough's essay on the political impact of NGOs.
We at Giving What We Can would like to thank Emily Clough for her thoughtful response. We constantly strive to update our beliefs on the basis of new evidence, and so we welcome criticism of both the ideas behind effective altruism as well as the practical matter of which charities we recommend. It is particularly valuable to hear the thoughts of scholars of...