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Opportunity CEO Atul Tandon joins Cisco and Ideagen to discuss COVID-19 Response

Opportunity’s CEO Atul Tandon and Deputy Director of Cisco Foundation Charu Adesnik were featured on LinkedIn Live with Ideagen to discuss updates from the field, maintaining hope during COVID-19, and how technology is helping us support and prepare the most marginalized. Host George Sifakis, Global CEO of Ideagen, led the conversation. Ideagen is a thought-leadership organization based in Washington, D.C., that focuses on building and enhancing cross-sector collaboration between nonprofit, corporate, and public sector entities for collective impact.

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Head of Education, Andrew McCusker, Interviews with Ideagen

Opportunity's Head of Education Finance, Andrew McCusker, joined Ideagen® President George Sifakis to discuss the global education crisis, how Opportunity's Education Finance team is designing and scaling solutions, and the top three lessons he's learned that have the potential to change the world.

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Michele Sullivan highlights Opportunity in Looking Up

Former president of Caterpillar Foundation and long-time friend of Opportunity, Michele Sullivan, is releasing her first book next week called Looking Up: How a Different Perspective Turns Obstacles into Advantage. Watch Michele talk about traveling with Opportunity to Uganda on C-SPAN2’s Book TV segment here and learn more about her upcoming book at lookingupbook.com.

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Outcomes Magazine

Inspiring Generosity

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Modern Ghana

Opportunity International Joins Akropong School For The Blind To Celebrate International Day Of Persons With Disability

The Management and staff of Opportunity International Savings and Loans (OISL) organised a 5 kilometer health walk and spent the rest of the day with students and staff of Akropong School for the Blind to celebrate the International Day for Persons with Disability.

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BBC

Jobs for the World's Young

Young people make up 35% of the world's unemployed, and it's a global problem. Pulitzer prize-winning reporter Amy Goldstein, author of Janesville: An American Story, tells us how retraining doesn't always work when it comes to finding people new jobs in the rust belt of America. Rahul Tandon reports on India's unemployed youth contending with a slowing economy. And John Magnay from Opportunity International, a network of banks and micro-finance institutions, tells us why farming can still be the solution for Africa's unemployment problem.

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CGTN America

Atul Tandon on why the world gives big on Giving Tuesday

CGTN's Rachelle Akuffo spoke with Atul Tandon, Opportunity International CEO, about why online donations are increasing.

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Business Radio X // Atlanta Business Radio

Interview with Atul Tandon, Opportunity US CEO

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Business Radio X // High Velocity Radio

Vicki Escarra With Opportunity International

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African Banker Magazine

Leading the FinTech Charge

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Huffington Post

Advancing the World's Women

Huffington Post

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Christian Broadcasting Network (CBN) News

How Microfinancing = Macro-Change for the Poor

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The Sun Post (Minneapolis)

Empowering women in Golden Valley

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National Geographic Channel

Healthy Eating Recipe Guide

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In My Community

A sound idea bar

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Christianity Today

Staying on Mission

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