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Can transparency build trust?

January 24, 2017

Why 2017 must be the year that open government demonstrates transformative impact.

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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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Moving Beyond the Tradeoff Debate

December 12, 2016

Matt Bannick and Paula Goldman challenge myths about the relationship between financial returns and social impact.

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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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Impact Investing and High Net Worth Individuals in India

July 29, 2016

Omidyar Network’s Roopa Kudva profiled in a new report that features how high net worth individuals engage with impact investing.

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Charmaine Padayachy Featured on CNBC Africa's Kicking Doors

July 27, 2016

Omidyar Network's Charmaine Padayachy talks with CNBC Africa's Sbu Leope.

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Civic Tech: Of Makers and Activists

July 12, 2016

Josh Hendler and Jeremy Heimans of Purpose reflect on our Engines of Change report.

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A Landmark Moment for Pay for Success | 3 for 3: Enacting the Recommendations in Private Capital, Public Good

February 19, 2018

Earlier this month, Congress passed bipartisan legislation that has significant implications for the Pay for Success (PFS) movement.

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Making Budgets More Transparent and Accessible at the Local Level | Why We Invested: International Budget Partnership

February 13, 2018

Government budgets are at the core of development. By establishing public spending priorities, they are the government’s most powerful economic tool to meet the needs of its people, especially those who are poor and marginalized.

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#GeeksForHumanity | Announcing the Tech and Society Solutions Lab

February 8, 2018

At Omidyar Network, we fundamentally believe in the power of technology to deliver enormous benefits for humanity -- but we have also become increasingly concerned with the growing number of unintended consequences we have seen emerge.

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