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New Reports from Digital Frontiers Institute Highlight Salaries and Gender Gap Across Africa’s Fintech Industry

December 15, 2017

To better understand and address human talent gaps that exist in Africa’s Fintech landscape, the Digital Frontiers Institute (DFI) has released two new reports: the 2017 Fintech Talent Africa Leadership and Employee Engagement Report and the 2017 Fintech Talent Africa Compensation Report. 

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Shripriya Mahesh featured on Forbes Female Founders Series

November 29, 2017

In a recent Forbes article highlighting investors commited to funding female founders, Shripriya Mahesh discusses tangible steps to support and fund female founders. 

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Growing NextGen Interest in Impact Investing

November 29, 2017

Omidyar Network Managing Partner Matt Bannick talks to The Economist about the increasing interest in impact investing from younger generations.

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Roopa Kudva featured on Lufthansa Runway to Success

November 21, 2017

Watch Omidyar Network India Advisors Managing Director Roopa Kudva meet and mentor three entrepreneurs on the latest episode of Lufthansa Runway to Success.

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Wi-Fi analytics startup i2e1 raises $3 million in series A funding

November 15, 2017

i2e1, a Wi-Fi analytics start-up, today announces $3 million in Series A funding led by Omidyar Network.

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Want sector-level change? Go beyond funding just programmes

November 13, 2017

In an op-ed by published by India Development Review (IDR), Roopa Kudva discusses how organizational structure, sector infrastructure, and research and policy are key to creating sector-level change.

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Leading Tech Platforms and Cyber Experts Join New ADL Advisory Board to Clamp Down on Online Hate

November 13, 2017

Today at its Never is Now! summit, the Anti-Defamation League launched its Center for Technology and Society with funding from Omidyar Network and announced that more than a dozen tech sector leaders will serve on CTS’s board of advisors.

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Omidyar Network Announces New Commitments to Support Growth of Civic Technology in Central and Eastern Europe

November 13, 2017

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.

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Reporters Without Borders Launches Forbidden Stories Project

October 31, 2017

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.

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Omidyar Network joins the Partnership on AI

October 19, 2017

Omidyar Network is pleased to announce that we have joined the Partnership on AI.

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Property Rights Have a Storytelling Problem: 5 Tips for Getting the Story Right

December 13, 2017

Yuliya Panfil explores how property rights advocates, practitioners, and community leaders can get better at telling stories.

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Why We Invested: World Bank Group Identification for Development (ID4D) Multi-donor Trust Fund

December 12, 2017

Participating in modern society and the digital economy increasingly relies on the ability to prove who we are.

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