What is it?

S4G, the un-mediated, not moderated social platform

Have you ever thought you have something to “express” with a social dimension but never had the opportunity to do it?

Then S4G is what you are looking for:

  • Open, unrestricted and easy to use
  • Three mediums to choose from: TEXT, VIDEO, PHOTO
  • A way to express your ideas, reflections and expertise, on social issues and broader development and society at large
  • You do not need to be an expert but just passionate about what you share

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CHARACTER BASED LEADERSHIP IS WHAT REALLY MAKES THE DIFFERENCE

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Some reflections from a leadership training with some 1st year social work students from Kadambari College. The article was originally published on Perspectives of The Himalayan Times on the 15th of April, 2018

Call for Papers Global MIL Week 2018 Feature Conference & MILID Yearbook 2018

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The annual Global Media and Information Literacy (MIL) Week will be celebrated this year from 24 to 31 October under the theme “Media and Information Literate Cities: Voices, Powers and Change Makers”.

A new way of seeing migration

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This article published on newsroom, a news web site from New Zealand, speaks about the intention by the New Zealand's government to enact a new budget based on the concept of wellbeing. The writers who are authors of a new book "Better Lives Migration, Wellbeing and New Zealand" deals with the possible implication of such budget on migration.

The Euclid Summit: Growing Ecosystems For Social Impact: Everyone’s Responsible

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The Euclid Summit that happens every two years, took place on 11th and 12th of April, bringing together people and organisations from across Europe to learn from, encourage and inspire each other to drive positive change.

Roundtable on State Fragility and Development ( AT THE WORLD BANK)

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Prominent speakers including Paul Collier Professor of Economics and Public Policy, Oxford University took part to the discussions.

The Commonwealth recognizes the role of young people

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It is busy time at the Commonwealth with their bi-annual gathering just concluded. Many side-events are still on going and there is lot of focus on youths. For example the Youth Forum of the Commonwealth Summit awarded some incredible role models.

2018 Spring Meetings Opening Press Conference: World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim

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Each Spring, the Boards of Governors of the World Bank Group and International Monetary Fund (IMF) hold Spring Meetings to discuss a range of issues related to poverty reduction, international economic development and finance.

Global Action Week for Education in 2018

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CE’s Global Action Week for Education in 2018 takes place between the 22nd and 28th of April, following up on last year’s theme of accountability for SDG4 and active citizen participation. GAWE 2018, entitled “Accountability for SDG4 through Citizen Participation” will continue focusing on holding governments and the international community to account for implementing the full SDG4 agenda – asking

Home Forum of the Countries of Latin America and the Caribbean on Sustainable Development - 2018 Second meeting - Santiago, 18-20 April

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The Forum of the Countries of Latin America and the Caribbean on Sustainable Development as a regional mechanism to follow up and review the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, including the Sustainable Development Goals

FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION IS TIGHTENING UP IN TANZANIA

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New regulations for on line media are making the media landscape much more closed than before and it is part of a trend under President Magufuli.

USAID ADMINISTRATOR UNVEILS HIS VISION FOR USAID

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U.S. Agency for International Development Administrator Mark Green's Remarks at a Town Hall Meeting held in Lima, Peru, in occasion of the Summit of the Americas.

the Commonwealth People’s Forum (CPF): Inclusive Governance: The Challenge for a Contemporary Commonwealth

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The Commonwealth People’s Forum (CPF) brings together civic voices from around the world to debate key issues facing Commonwealth people. Held every two years in the run-up to the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM), the CPF is the single largest opportunity for civil society to engage with Commonwealth leaders on global development issues.

Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting 2018 - London,16-20 April

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Yesterday the gathering of Heads of Government started with an interesting set of programs.

Social accountability can help improve the quality of education

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Today, about a third of countries don’t have data on learning in primary education and half don’t have it for secondary education. Citizens and civil society organizations should press countries to measure learning systematically as without data, the learning crisis remains invisible.

SUMMIT OF AMERICAS, FINAL DECLARATION

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The Declaration affirms the importance of curbing corruption and enhance democratic/partecipatory governance

Meet the 2018 Skoll Awardees for Social Entrepreneurship

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“It is a special moment when our ‘family’ of extraordinary social entrepreneurs expands with the selection of new Awardees,” said Jeff Skoll, Founder and Chairman of the Skoll Foundation. “Our community immediately strengthens, as does our collective understanding of how to solve the world’s most pressing problems.”

The Eighth Summit of the Americas is starting today in Lima, Peru

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The Eighth Summit of the Americas will be held on April 13 and 14, 2018 in Lima, Peru.The Heads of State and Government of the Americas will address the central theme of the Summit, “Democratic Governance against Corruption.The Summits, held every three years, offers the opportunity for the leaders to jointly define a hemispheric agenda at the highest levels.

As global executions and death sentences slide

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Encouraging steps to reduce death penalty around the world! From the latest Amnestsy International global report on Death Penalty 2017

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