Tampere University — Work on Global Catastrophic Risks

Organization Name 
Award Date 
4/2019
Grant Amount 
$15,000
Purpose 
To support Professor Hiski Haukkala's efforts related to global catastrophic risks.
Topic (focus area) 

Grant Investigator: Claire Zabel

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The Open Philanthropy Project recommended a grant of $15,000 to Tampere University to support Professor Hiski Haukkala’s efforts related to global catastrophic risks. Haukkala, a Finnish professor of international relations, plans to use the funding to bring speakers to Finland to discuss existential risks, to attend events related to existential risks, and to support networking and related projects.

This funding is discretionary and falls within our focus area of global catastrophic risks.