CV Madhukar, global lead for digital identity, explains how cross-sector conversation and an action-oriented movement can unlock the potential of Good ID, forecasting that 2019 can distinguish itself as the year of good policy, good technology, and good practice for digital identity.READ ON
Education Week featured Big Ideas, Little Learners, a report shining a spotlight on several organizations that are doing work in early childhood, and describing areas where more investment would be transformative.READ ON
In a special holiday print edition, The Economist tackles the complexities of state-issued IDs, de facto data trails, and self-sovereign identity along with the many innovations that are upholding privacy, security, and user-control.READ ON
Agenda Edu, a platform that increases engagement in school settings, announced today that Omidyar Network has invested in the Brazilian startup to help them further scale, including platform improvements, and growth of its user base and team.READ ON
The world’s largest project to formalize land rights of urban slum dwellers started earlier this year in Odisha, India, with support from Tata Trusts and Omidyar Network. Shalmoli Halder and Sushant Kumar discuss why this project matters and how to potentially replicate it elsewhere.READ ON
An opinion survey released today by IDG Benefits Fund, with support from Omidyar Network, shows the majority of app-based drivers in New York City struggle to pay their bills and say any unexpected expense could lead to financial catastrophe—and as such, support placing surcharges on app-based rides to help pay for a benefits package for drivers.READ ON
Impact Alpha digs into the recently released Beyond Trade-offs series to highlight how different investors approach considerations of risk, financial returns, and environmental and social impact.READ ON
In a new blog post for NetHope, Leila Toplic, No Lost Generation Tech Task Force Lead, summarizes a conversation she had with Omidyar Network’s Paige Nicol about the future of digital identity and the role of civil society in ensuring Good ID.READ ON
Omidyar Network, Sesame Workshop, and newly launched Promise Venture Studio host Early Futures event featuring more than 50 early childhood venturesREAD ON
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