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Omidyar Network Partners with Development Leaders to Create New Fund Aimed…

REDWOOD CITY, CA, December 5, 2012– Omidyar Network today announced the launch of Making All Voices Count: A Grand Challenge for Development, a fund that will support the use of Web and mobile technologies to foster…

Knight Foundation, Omidyar Network and LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman create…

MIT Media Lab and Harvard’s Berkman Klein Center to be anchor institutionsMIAMI, Jan. 10, 2017 – Recognizing the vast potential of artificial intelligence to affect the public interest, the John S. and James L. Knight…

Martin Tisné Discusses Recently Launched Ethics and Governance of Artificial…

Martin Tisné spoke with Cheddar TV regarding the new fund started by Knight Foundation, Omidyar Network, and LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman to research artificial intelligence for the public interest. Watch a segment…

Omidyar Network invests $2.9M in new Latin American Alliance for Civic…

Alliance to be run by Fundación Avina and will be the next iteration of the Accelerator Fund for Civic Innovation – the key funder of civic tech innovation in Latin AmericaREDWOOD CITY, Calif., Feb. 16, 2017. Omidyar…

Newslaundry and Teamwork Arts join forces to host The Media Rumble

The Media Rumble, an annual event hosted by Omidyar Network’s investee Newslaundry and Teamwork Arts, attracted senior Indian journalists and renowned global media influencers for discussions on traditional and…

Omidyar Network Funds Project On Government Oversight with $1M Grant to…

July 15, 2010, REDWOOD CITY, Calif. — Omidyar Network today announced a grant commitment of up to $1 million to the Project On Government Oversight (POGO).  POGO will use the grant to increase its coverage of critical…

Omidyar Network Supports Fact-Checking in Africa with Grant to Africa Check

JOHANNESBURG and REDWOOD CITY, Calif.,  (8 April, 2014) – Omidyar Network announced today a grant of up to USD $250k to Africa Check, a Johannesburg-based nonprofit that promotes accuracy in public debate and media…

Impact, Investment And Demand: Three Pillars For Civic Tech Success

Omidyar Network’s Stacy Donohue looks at three key trends for civic tech success in 2016.

El grupo de los “Papeles de Panamá” entre las iniciativas que se beneficiarán…

OXFORD, REINO UNIDO (5 de abril de 2017) -- Omidyar Network, la empresa líder de inversión filantrópica establecida por Pierre Omidyar, el fundador de eBay, anunció hoy durante el Skoll World Forum un compromiso de inversión…

Omidyar Network and Village Capital host India's first civic technology…

Civic Tech Connect 2018 marked the official launch of the Civic Tech India 2018 Accelerator and brought together entrepreneurs and investors to build the civic technology ecosystem in India.
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