The Future of Humanity Instituteis part of the Faculty of Philosophy and the Oxford Martin School at the University of Oxford. Founded in 2005, its director is Nick Bostrom. The mission of FHI is described on their website:
FHI puts together a research institute at Oxford University leadwide range of researches, prominent on their original fields, which decided to focus on global questions about the progress and founded by future of humanity, e.g.:
The FHI is an affiliate to LessWrong and Overcoming Bias. Their past activities include holding a conference in 2008 titled Global Catastrophic Risks Conference and publishing a book, also titled Global Catastrophic Risks.