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Fighting Corruption in Nigeria Demands a Harder Look at States

President Buhari’s remarks at the “Tackling Corruption Together” event, a pre-event for the London anti-corruption Summit, on the efforts of the central government to fight graft does not tell the full story in Nigeria.

Building a Civic Tech Sector to Last

Read Stefaan G. Verhulst's response to our report 'Engines of Change' and his insights into the design principles that could generate a civic tech movement.

Can transparency build trust?

Why 2017 must be the year that open government demonstrates transformative impact.

SeeClickFix Battle Royale: Omidyar Network vs. OATV

June 13, 2011 - The SeeClickFix team proudly announces its inaugural SeeClickFix Venture Capitalist Battle Royale! Starting today and ending June 24, Omidyar Network and OATV will be going head-to-head to see which organization…

Bribery in India: A website for whistleblowers

Bribery is an everyday fact of life in India - but campaigners are now fighting back, using people power and the internet. "Uncover the market price of corruption," proclaims the banner on the homepage of ipaidabribe.com.…

Omidyar Network Broadens Government Transparency Initiative to Include…

May 3, 2011, REDWOOD CITY, Calif.  – Omidyar Network announced today the expansion of its Government Transparency initiative to include support of journalism in the developing world.  Particular emphasis will…

Omidyar Network to Invest $55 Million in Internet and Mobile Technologies…

September 21, 2010, NEW YORK CITY — Omidyar Network today announced it will dedicate $55 million to fund technology investments that provide people around the world with information, tools and services that…

Omidyar Network Awards Grant to NewsTrust

March 2, 2010, REDWOOD CITY and MILL VALLEY, Calif. — Omidyar Network today announced a grant of $100,000 over six months to NewsTrust, an online social news network. The nonprofit organization creates web tools to…

'I Paid A Bribe'

'I Paid A Bribe' In this video Swati Ramanathan, co-founder of Janaagraha, encourages citizens to use ‘I Paid A Bribe’ to fight “retail corruption” in India.

Omidyar Network makes $2.9M grant to mySociety

June 27, 2012, Redwood City, Calif. – Omidyar Network announced today a grant of up to $2.9M to mySociety of the U.K. mySociety will use the three-year grant to scale its business development capacity,…
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