Deworm the World Initiative — General Support 2016

Boys in Bihar, India take deworming pills on January 23, 2014. Over 17 million children in Bihar were targeted on this mass school-based deworming day. (Photo courtesy of Evidence Action)
Organization Name 
Award Date 
1/2016
Grant Amount 
$10,790,000
Purpose 
To support the Deworm the World Initiative
Topic (focus area) 

Published: August 2016

Note: This grant was awarded while the Open Philanthropy Project was a partnership between GiveWell and Good Ventures.

In January 2016, Good Ventures awarded a grant of $10,790,000 to Evidence Action in support of its Deworm the World Initiative, in recognition of the Initiative earning a “top charity” ranking from GiveWell in 2015. See GiveWell’s review of Deworm the World for more about its activities and to follow its progress.