Field-building

Field Field-building refers to influencing existing fields of research or advocacy or developing new ones, through advocacy, creating organisations,  or funding people to work in the field.

Examples of field field-building activities include scholarships and teaching buyouts (e.g. Forethought Foundation, several grantmakers); Charity Entrepreneurship’s Incubation Program (Charity Entrepreneurship 2021);Program;[1] Future of Humanity Institute’s Research Scholars Programme (Hadshar 2020);Programme;[2] and conferences (such as Effective Altruism Global).

Charity Entrepreneurship (2021) Incubation Program, Charity Entrepreneurship.

Hadshar, Rose (2020) What FHI’s Research Scholars Programme is like: views from scholars, Effective Altruism Forum, August 11, 2020.

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    Charity Entrepreneurship (2021) Incubation Program, Charity Entrepreneurship.

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    Hadshar, Rose (2020) What FHI’s Research Scholars Programme is like: views from scholars, Effective Altruism Forum, August 11, 2020.

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