Omidyar Network has today announced new commitments of more than $1 million to civic technology initiatives in Central and Eastern Europe to fund new programs in Ukraine and Poland to support entrepreneurs and the growth of the civic technology ecosystem.READ ON
Our investee Reporters Without Borders launched Forbidden Stories, a project that aims to secure the data and information of threatened journalists and, when journalists are arrested or killed, to continue and publish their investigative reporting.READ ON
Arjuna Costa talked with Payments Source about Omidyar Network’s recent investment in Chime, a company that uses payment accounts to encourage savings and financial health through steep discounts and incentives.READ ON
Devex's Catherine Cheney recaps highlights from last week's SOCAP conference in San Francisco and highlights how capital can be deployed in service of the SDGs.READ ON
Lendable, the first technology-enabled deal platform designed specifically for alternative lenders in frontier markets, today announces $6.5 million in Series A funding.READ ON
Pierre Omidyar outlines his key concerns about the dangerous influence social media is having on democracy.READ ON
Congratulations to Salesforce Ventures on the launch of their $50 million Impact Fund. We look forward to continuing to provide support to and co-investing with the team.READ ON
More than 200 million people in India lack secure property rights, and Transerve Technology, which works with cities to provide affordable tech solutions to infrastructure management issues, can play a critical role in solving this issue.READ ON
Chime, a leader in mobile banking that helps members avoid fees and automate their finances, today announces $18 million in Series B financing.READ ON
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