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Updated Privacy Policy

May 29, 2018

Omidyar Network recently updated its privacy policy in light of the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation.

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Lidya Raises $6.9 Million in a Series A Round Led by Omidyar Network

May 23, 2018

One of the largest funding rounds in the tech sector in Nigeria will help bring innovation to financing for micro, small, and medium businesses

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Largest-ever Survey on Aadhaar Provides Data-Driven Insights on Key Aspects of Exclusion, Privacy and Data Quality

May 16, 2018

IDinsight, a global development analytics firm working across India, today released the State of Aadhaar Report 2017-18.

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NPX Launches a New, Better Way to Donate that Ensures Impact for Donors and Enables Investors to Invest in Nonprofits

May 16, 2018

NPX, a company reinventing how the nonprofit sector is financed, today announced the launch of the first donor fund to ensure impact for every dollar donated.

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Odisha government rolls out "world's largest" slum land rights project

May 15, 2018

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik formally handed over land titles to 2,000 urban slum dwellers as part of the world’s largest slum land titling initiative on May 7.

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Omidyar, N/Core to incubate ventures focused on land rights

May 10, 2018

The Times of India profiled our new partnership with N/Core to to incubate early-stage nonprofits working on solutions for land and property inclusivity.

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Humanitarians examine their role in minimizing the risk — and maximizing the potential — of tech

May 8, 2018

Devex's Catherine Cheney profiles the session Paula Goldman moderated, No Bystanders: Technology and the Values that Guide, at this month's Global Philanthropy Forum.

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Land — the forgotten issue in farmers’ unrest

In a new op-ed, Omidyar Network's Shreya Deb highlights why improving the system of land administration in India is critical to boosting farmers' income.

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Innovating for India’s Next 500M First-Time Internet Users

May 7, 2018

Roopa Kudva spoke with Economic Times to share insights on our recent investments in India focused on innovating for India’s next 500 million first-time internet users.

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Omidyar Network Makes Six New Investments that Address the Needs of the “Next Half Billion”

April 25, 2018

Over the next five years, 500 million first-time internet users are expected to come online via their mobile phones in India. This online mobile population is often called the “Next Half Billion”.

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A New Model for Investigative Journalism | Why We Invested: The Ferret

Omidyar Network is delighted to be supporting The Ferret with a $100,000 grant to develop the organization and grow its membership. The Ferret’s co-operative governance structure gives readers and members a say in key decisions, alongside the professional journalists on the organization’s board.

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How Khan Academy Kids is Helping All Children Prepare for Kindergarten

July 11, 2018

Today, Khan Academy announces the launch of Khan Academy Kids — the first early learning platform that is both personalized and focused on the whole child .

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Hacking a More Ethical Future

While most Computer Science students are still years from joining the workforce, it’s vital to remember they are among the C-suite decision-makers and full stack developers of tomorrow. A healthier, more ethical technological future is in their hands, so how they view their responsibilities as technologists is critical.

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