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Learning from Parents and Students to Improve Education In Brazil

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?

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?

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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BBC Media Action's Governance and Accountability: What Role for Media?

February 24, 2017

BBC Media Action hosted policymakers, practitioners, and researchers for a discussion on the role of media in governance and accountability.

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Mission Possible: How The Rockefeller Brothers Fund Embraced Impact

February 24, 2017

Many families and high net worth individuals are interested in embracing impact investing, but are unsure where to start. Omidyar Network and the Case Foundation partnered with The Giving Pledge to take a closer look at one family’s journey into impact investing.

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Martin Tisné Discusses Recently Launched Ethics and Governance of Artificial Intelligence Fund

January 18, 2017

Martin Tisné spoke with Cheddar TV regarding the new fund started by Knight Foundation, Omidyar Network, and LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman to research artificial intelligence for the public interest.

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Roopa Kudva Featured on CNBC Awaaz

October 13, 2016

Omidyar Network's Roopa Kudva featured on CNBC Awaaz in a segment highlighting the firm's vision and approach towards investments in India.

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Diversity in Impact Investing

October 11, 2016

Omidyar Network’s Lauren Booker Allen discusses her experiences with diversity in impact investing as part of Net Impact’s career guide.

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21st Century Development: Lessons from Silicon Valley to End Poverty

October 8, 2016

Watch Omidyar Network's Scott Wu discuss innovation and international development with Ann Mei Chang of USAID and Jacquelline Fuller of Google.org.

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What Financial Diaries Tell Us About Building Financial Services That Matter to Low-Income Women

October 5, 2016

It is estimated that 1.1 billion women around the world are excluded from the formal financial system, which represents 55 percent of the global number of unbanked individuals.

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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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