Evidence Action

In the past, GiveWell also recommended Evidence Action's No Lean Season (GiveWell 2018). This program, which provided no-interest loans to poor rural households between planting and the major rice harvest in rural northern Bangladesh (a period of income insecurity and food insecurity informally referred to as the"lean season"),(GiveWell 2018). This recommendation was later discontinued following a disappointing 2017 study and the termination of Evidence Action's partnership with the organization implementing the program (Hollander 2019).

Evidence Action is a nonprofit that implements a number of evidence-based and cost-effective programs to combat global poverty, including Deworm the World Initiative.

The Life You Can Save features Evidence Action in their list of "best charities" (The Life You Can Save 2021). Evidence Action's Deworm the World Initiative program has been a GiveWell top-ratedtop charity every year since 2013.2013, while their Dispensers for Safe Water program has been a GiveWell standout charity since 2017. 

In 2017,the past, GiveWell also recommended Evidence Action's No Lean Season (GiveWell 2018). This program, which provided no-interest loans to poor rural households between planting and the major rice harvest in rural northern Bangladesh (a period of income insecurity and food insecurity informally referred to as the"lean season"), was later discontinued following a disappointing 2017 study and the termination of Evidence Action's partnership with the organization implementing the program (Hollander 2019).

The Life You Can Save features Evidence Action in their list of "best charities" (The Life You Can Save 2021).

Evaluation

The Life You Can Save features Evidence Action in their list of "best charities" (The Life You Can Save 2021). Evidence Action's Deworm the World Initiative has been a GiveWell top-rated charity every year since 2013.

In 2017, GiveWell also recommended Evidence Action's No Lean Season (GiveWell 2018). This program, which provided no-interest loans to poor rural households between planting and the major rice harvest in rural northern Bangladesh (a period of income insecurity and food insecurity informally referred to as the"lean season"), was later discontinued following a disappointing 2017 study and the termination of Evidence Action's partnership with the organization implementing the program (Hollander 2019).

GiveWell (2018) Evidence Action’s No Lean Season, GiveWell, November (updated June 2019).

Hollander, Catherine (2019) Evidence Action is shutting down No Lean Season, The GiveWell Blog, June 6 (updated 14 January 2020).

As of May 2021, open philanthropyOpen Philanthropy has granted over $78 million to Evidence Action (Open Philanthropy 2021). the life you can saveThe Life You Can Save features Evidence Action in their list of "best charities" (The Life You Can Save 2021).

As of May 2021, open philanthropy has granted over $78 million to Evidence Action (Open Philanthropy 2021). the life you can save features Evidence Action in their list of "best charities" (The Life You Can Save 2021).

Bibliography

GiveWell (2019) Evidence Action — strengthen operations (2019), GiveWell, April.

GiveWell (2021) What is the relationship between Evidence Action and Deworm the World Initiative?, GiveWell.

Glennerster, Rachel, Alix Zwane & John Floretta (2014) A conversation with the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab and Evidence Action, GiveWell, December 22.

Open Philanthropy (2021) Grants database, Open Philanthropy.

Russell, Lauren (2021) The evidence to pipeline: How analysis can deworming to policy open policy transform policy, Evidence Action, April 1.

The Life You Can Save (2021) Best charities, The Life You Can Save.

External links

Evidence Action. Official website.

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 Deworm the World Initiative | global poverty

Evidence Action is a nonprofit that implements a number of evidence-based and cost-effective programs thatto combat global poverty, including Deworm the World Initiative.

Evidence Action is a nonprofit that implements a number of evidence-based and cost-effective programs that combat global poverty,poverty, including Deworm the World Initiative.

Evidence Action is a nonprofit that implements a number of evidence-based and cost-effective programs tothat combat global poverty, including Deworm the World Initiative.

Evidence Action is a nonprofit that implements a number of programs to combat global poverty, including Deworm the World Initiative.Initiative.

Evidence Action is a nonprofit that implements a number of programs to combat global poverty, including Deworm the World Initiative.

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