Global Catastrophic Risk Institute

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The Global Catastrophic Risk Institute (GCRI) is a think tank that evaluates threats to human civilisation and researches potential solutions.

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Fast Facts

What is the Global Catastrophic Risk Institute's mission?

GCRI's mission is to "develop the best ways to confront humanity's gravest threats."

What does the Global Catastrophic Risk Institute do?

  • GCRI researches potential threats to human civilisation, along with promising solutions.
  • Their focus areas include the safety of artificial intelligence, risks from nuclear war, the aftermath of global catastrophes, cause prioritisation, and strategy.
  • They have produced a number of research publications furthering the field of catastrophic risk analysis.
  • They also provide advice on career advice, research directions, and other kinds of consulting related to global catastrophic risks.

Why do we recommend the Global Catastrophic Risk Institute?