Blog

Emily Feenstra
Associate, Investments

Examining the Returns of Tertiary Education in Brazil

June 20, 2017

Central to Omidyar Network’s education investment strategy is the belief that all children deserve quality educational opportunities, yet a persistent opportunity gap exists between high-income and low-to-middle-income (LMI) families globally.

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Founder’s Corner: A New Season of Startup Insights from Renowned Entrepreneurs

June 20, 2017

Omidyar Network’s Emerging Tech team has launched the second season of Founder’s Corner.

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Roy Steiner
Senior Director, Learning & Impact

If You Don’t Have Something Nice To Say…

June 15, 2017

If you don’t have something nice to say, don’t say anything at all.

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Founder’s Corner: Key Insights from Season 1

June 13, 2017

With eight founder interviews from Season 1 of our Founder’s Corner podcast, we’re rounding up our favorite lessons from each conversation as we gear up for the launch of Season 2.

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Roy Steiner
Senior Director, Learning & Impact

The Power of Asking Good Questions

June 8, 2017

Splendor, Beauty, Glory, Knowledge — these are some of the names of the months in the Baha’i calendar.

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Eliza Erikson
Venture Partner
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Emily Feenstra
Associate, Investments

Potential to Leapfrog? The Opportunity for Ed-Tech to Enable Differentiated and Personalized Learning in Emerging Markets

June 5, 2017

A decade ago, particularly in emerging markets, education conversations focused largely on ways to increase access for all learners.

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Masha Lisak
Manager, Intellectual Capital

Lean Data Discoveries: Dr. Consulta

June 2, 2017

Our investee Dr. Consulta gained a deeper understanding of their patients’ needs using Acumen's Lean Data Project.

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Roy Steiner
Senior Director, Learning & Impact

Becoming Comfortable with Being Uncomfortable

June 1, 2017

No one likes being uncomfortable.

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Robynn Steffen
Senior Manager, Impact Investing

Maximizing Impact: Twilio.org Launches New Fund

May 25, 2017

Omidyar Network partners with Twilio to launch the Twilio.org Impact Fund, supporting nonprofits and social enterprises that are accelerating impact through communications technologies.

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Announcement

Omidyar Network Welcomes LeapFrog as Co-Investor in Cignifi

Omidyar Network is pleased to welcome LeapFrog Investments as co-investors in Cignifi, a big data platform powering large-scale financial inclusion.

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Aadhaar-based businesses catch the eye of impact investors

Roopa Kudva talked with Business Standard about Omidyar Network's investments in businesses using elements of the India Stack.

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Financial Supervision Is Set for Digital Transformation

In a piece published to Lets Talk Payments, Smita Aggarwal and Kabir Kumar share insights on the digital transformation occurring in financial supervision

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