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Indifi Technologies Raises $10 Million in Series B Investment Round

December 12, 2016

Indifi Technologies, an enabler of micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSME) financing in India, announced it raised $10 million in a Series B investment round led by Omidyar Network.

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Omidyar Network Announces Investment in Citymart to Disrupt Local Government Procurement

December 5, 2016

Omidyar Network announced today that it has made a $500,000 investment in Citymart, a civic tech platform that helps city governments improve their procurement process by engaging the most innovative small businesses and entrepreneurs to solve local challenges.

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New York City's Civic Hall to Grow Civic Tech Ecosystem with $4 million in New Funding

December 5, 2016

Omidyar Network announced today it is renewing and expanding its investment in Civic Hall and Civic Hall Labs, the New York City-based collaborative community center dedicated to strengthening civic tech and its new research and development arm.

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A rundown of November reports on business, SDGs and investing

December 2, 2016

Devex shared their November roundup of reports on business, SDGs and investing, including our framework for investing across the returns continuum, which was recently published in the Stanford Social Innovation Review.

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Q & A: Omidyar Network Moves Beyond ‘Tradeoffs’ to Drive Market Development

December 1, 2016

Yasemin Saltuk spoke with ImpactAlpha's Dennis Price about Omidyar Network's framework for investing across the returns continuum.

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A Peek Inside Omidyar Network’s Methodology for Making Grants and Investments

November 30, 2016

Learn about our recently released framework for investing across the returns continuum in a new article from Nonprofit Quarterly.

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Omidyar Network's Investing Framework Is Good For Low-Return, High-Impact Social Enterprises

November 28, 2016

Matt Bannick discussed Omidyar Network's recently released framework for investors in a new Forbes article.

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Omidyar Network Adopts Transparency Standard

November 22, 2016

Omidyar Network adopts International Aid Transparency Initiative’s data standard and will report data on its nonprofit portfolio on a quarterly basis.

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Philanthropists play critical role in attracting impact capital

November 17, 2016

Omidyar Network’s Roopa Kudva speaks with the Business Standard about the important role philanthropy can play in expanding India’s impact investing industry.

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Can Civic Tech help overcome the problems between citizens and governments in Latin America?

February 23, 2017

The problems that have historically doomed the relationship between citizens and governments appear to be as prevalent today as they have ever been: corruption, mismanagement, inefficiency, and a lack of responsiveness.

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Why We Invested: LandMapp

February 15, 2017

Peter Rabley shares why we recently invested in LandMapp, a company developing an end-to-end solution for documenting and protecting land rights in Ghana.

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Why We Invested: GiveDirectly

February 7, 2017

Omidyar Network’s foundational belief that empowering people frees them to better themselves, their families, and their communities has great evidence in the growing literature around the benefits of cash transfers

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