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Why We Invested: US Financial Diaries

April 19, 2017

Sarah Morgenstern shares insights behind our support of The Financial Diaries, an in-depth study of 235 US low- and moderate-income households.

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Why We Invested: Radiant

April 13, 2017

Radiant is a platform that seeks to gather all the world’s geospatial data, and to teach people how to use it. Put differently: it seeks to democratize imagery.

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Why We Invested: Data & Society

Data & Society focuses on the social and cultural issues arising from the development of data-centric technology.

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Omidyar Network incrementa la inversión en Suyo para ayudar a las familias en América Latina a formalizar su propiedad

Announcement April 21, 2017

WASHINGTON (21 DE ABRIL DE 2017) – Omidyar Network anunció hoy una ronda de financiación extendida a favor de Suyo, un startup con sede en Colombia dedicada a lograr que el proceso de formalización de la propiedad de casas y tierras sea más fácil y menos costos

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Omidyar Network increases investment in Suyo to help families in Latin America secure their homes and land

Announcement April 21, 2017

WASHINGTON (APRIL 21, 2017) – Omidyar Network announced today an extended round of funding for Suyo, a Colombia-based startup making it easier and more affordable for low-income families in Colombia to formalize their houses and land.

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RegTech for Regulators Accelerator Announces Central Banks Partnerships

Announcement April 20, 2017

Our investee RegTech for Regulators Accelerator (R2A), a global RegTech prototyping lab, announces partnerships with central banks in Ghana, Mexico, and the Philippines.

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Learning from Parents and Students to Improve Education In Brazil

Research Report March 28, 2017

Omidyar Network and Lemann Foundation commissioned an in-depth study exploring improved educational outcomes for Brazil’s low-to-middle-income families.

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What do people think about property rights?

Research Report March 21, 2017

Do people worry about being evicted from their home, or having their small business shut down, or being thrown off the land they farm? The fact is, we don’t know with certainty—so we decided to find out, by asking them.

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What Do Emerging Market Consumers Expect from InsureTech?

Research Report March 13, 2017

In order to get a first impression of what consumers think about new technology-led approaches to insurance, Omidyar Network has commissioned an online survey in emerging markets to shed light on some of the trends driving InsureTech.

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