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Since making our first investment in 1996, many foundations, organisations and individuals have invested in MDIF, supporting different projects in different ways. Each contribution has increased access to independent news for someone somewhere in the world. We sincerely appreciate all the support we have received.

We would in particular like to acknowledge the following funders and investors:

Association of Alternative NewsmediaBank VontobelCalvert Social Investment FoundationDOEN FoundationDreilinden gGmbHElizabeth ter MeulenFoundation for Democracy and MediaFritt Ord FoundationHull Family FoundationsJohn D. and Catherine T. MacArthur FoundationOmidyar NetworkOpen Society FoundationOxfam NovibresponsAbility Ventures ISwedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida)Swiss Agency for Development and CooperationAlexej FulmekDavid Haas

…and the generous support we have received from:

Adessium FoundationNetherlands Ministry of Foreign AffairsUnited Nations Development Program (UNDP)World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers

…and the generous pro bono advice we have received from:

Debevoise & Plimpton LLPHighmount (Suisse) AGJP Politiken HusPolsat GroupWeil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

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