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Why We’re Excited About Technology Stacks for Financial Inclusion

February 22, 2017

Tilman Ehrbeck shares the potential role of technology stacks such as Aadhaar to advance financial inclusion.

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Omidyar Network invests in property rights startup Landmapp to help Ghanaian farmers document their land

February 13, 2017

Omidyar Network announced its investment in Landmapp BV, an Amsterdam-based property rights company that enables smallholder farmers to document and protect their land holdings.

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Leading Nigerian Government Transparency Organization, BudgIT, Secures New $1.5 Million Grant from Omidyar Network

January 25, 2017

Omidyar Network announced today it is renewing and expanding its investment in the Lagos-based government transparency organization BudgIT.

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'Give smart’ approach to philanthropy

January 23, 2017

Omidyar Network's Roopa Kudva and other Indian philanthropists and philanthropic professionals talked with Mint about their approaches to giving.

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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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Three Trends in System-level Impact Investing

December 19, 2016

In a new SSIR article, The Investment Integration Project's William Burckart and Steve Lydenberg explore three trends in system-level impact investing and find that investors "must intentionally incorporate new ways of investing if they are to address big global problems." Read the full article

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Can Civic Tech help overcome the problems between citizens and governments in Latin America?

February 23, 2017

The problems that have historically doomed the relationship between citizens and governments appear to be as prevalent today as they have ever been: corruption, mismanagement, inefficiency, and a lack of responsiveness.

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Why We Invested: LandMapp

February 15, 2017

Peter Rabley shares why we recently invested in LandMapp, a company developing an end-to-end solution for documenting and protecting land rights in Ghana.

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Why We Invested: GiveDirectly

February 7, 2017

Omidyar Network’s foundational belief that empowering people frees them to better themselves, their families, and their communities has great evidence in the growing literature around the benefits of cash transfers

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