Connecting with the Broader EA Community

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This page has links to newsletters, fora, Facebook groups, podcasts, and other ways of keeping connected with the global EA community. Here's a table of contents of this page:

EA Forum

The Effective Altruism Forum contains in-depth posts, articles and questions on EA cause areas. You can get a nuanced understanding of specific cause areas, and see the latest research being done in the community by EA organisations and community members.

Online Groups

These are groups for discussion of EA-related topics. All are Facebook Groups unless otherwise indicated as fora or LinkedIn groups.


Cause Areas

Animal Advocacy

Artificial Intelligence (AI) Safety


Long-Term Future

Other Cause Areas

Careers, Volunteering, and Opportunities

Groups by Profession

These groups are a good place to get feedback on specialized or specific career paths. Relevant job/internship/fellowship opportunities are often posted in these groups.

Affiliations and Attributes

Donations and Giving

Community & Community-Building

Group Organizers

Community Health

Housing/Places to Stay

Casual Groups


Local Groups

In-person meetups with like-minded people can be very enjoyable, can help people get more involved in EA and keep up to date with EA related research.

Check out the EA Forum Community page to see if there is a local EA group near you. You can also find nearby people in the EA community via the Community Members tab there.

Online Events


EA Global and EAGx conferences are the main international conferences for the EA community.


Podcasts and Videos

More resources can also be found on