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ADL to Build Silicon Valley Center to Monitor & Fight Cyberhate; Omidyar Network Provides Seed Funding

March 13, 2017

The Anti-Defamation League's new center in Silicon Valley will enable the organization to collaborate with the technology industry to tackle cyberhate.

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Roopa Kudva on Effective Philanthropy

March 2, 2017

As part of an ongoing series with Mint, Roopa Kudva discusses how Omidyar Network’s hybrid structure and human capital support are key elements of the firm’s approach to both investing and philanthropy.

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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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Why We Invested : Anti-Defamation League

Omidyar Network recently supported the Anti-Defamation League with a grant to support its new Silicon Valley center aimed at tackling the rising wave of intolerance and to collaborate more closely with technology companies to promote democracy and social justice.

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How can innovation in early learning positively impact children in the US? Takeaways from SXSWedu

March 13, 2017

Following Omidyar Network's panel discussion at SXSWedu on innovation in early learning, Isabelle Hau shares insights on quality solutions and outlines the latest strategy for education investments in the US.

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Include a Woman, Include a Generation

March 7, 2017

This International Women's Day, Jenny Johnston shares how accessibility to services, leveraging social networks and customized tools can effectively bring women into the formal financial landscape.

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