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

Latest Sharings

21 May, 2024

UNICEF Executive Board: Henrietta H. Fore, UNICEF Executive Director Executive Board February 9, 2021

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"In the medium-term, we are reimagining all of the systems children need. For example, the pandemic underscored the importance of primary health care at the community level. People need ready access to a full suite of health services where they live. From pre and antenatal services, to vaccinations and nutrition, to services that support SRHR. We need to make this a reality."

Global Covid-19 stimulus continues to damage environment – but US could catalyse greener recovery

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The 5th Greenness of Stimulus Index shows that Global Covid-19 stimulus measures are continuing to have a net negative environmental impact, but there are signs that the greenness of stimulus is slowly beginning to track upwards.

Shell accelerates drive for net-zero emissions with customer-first strategy

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Feb 11, 2021 Shell today set out its strategy to accelerate its transformation into a provider of net-zero emissions energy products and services, powered by growth in its customer-facing businesses. A disciplined cash allocation framework and rigorous approach to driving down carbon emissions will deliver value for shareholders, customers and wider society.

How we Reimagine an Equitable Future for All

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The Rockefeller Foundation Commits USD1 billion to Catalyze a Green Recovery from Pandemic. The Rockefeller Foundation will commit USD1 billion over the next three years to catalyze a more inclusive, green recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic. Building on current efforts an

The Price of Plastic Waste and Solutions to Turn the Tide

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"The proliferation of plastic in our society is hitting extreme levels that should be of concern to all nations. According to recent research by Plastics Europe, we produce around 359 million tonnes of plastic annually, with the global market valued at USD 568.9 billion in 2019 and projected to reach almost USD 1 trillion by 2035".


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"A unique collaboration with Fossil Foundation, Pearson and Accenture, Unreasonable FUTURE is aligning the promise of leading edge technologies with the future of inclusive work and social equity. We are championing the world’s most impactful growth-stage entrepreneurs who are at the forefront of supporting and disrupting the very nature of work".

East and South Asia: Growth to recover but downside risks are high

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Pandemic is threatening to reverse the progress that the regions have made towards advancing sustainable development

Science Panel for the Amazon (The UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN)

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"Scientists of the Amazon and those who study the Amazon, have come together under the auspices of the SDSN to contribute their knowledge and experience to a scientific assessment of the state of the diverse ecosystems, land uses, and climatic changes of the Amazon and their implications for the region"

New UN Global Compact strategy aims to accelerate business action to achieve Sustainable Development Goals and more ambitious climate targets

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UNITED NATIONS, New York, 19 January 2021 — UN Secretary-General, António Guterres, Chair of the Board of the UN Global Compact, today announced a new three-year strategic plan to increase and accelerate corporate sustainability and principled business.

Brave New World, Brave New Ocean: Ocean Decade High Level Virtual Event (3 February)

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‘A Brave New Ocean’ is a high-level virtual event organised by the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO, which will highlight the immense challenges and opportunities the ocean provides.It convened global leaders from Government, the world of Philanthropy, UN agencies and some of the smartest brains in marine science".

Are you one of the 2021 SDG Pioneers? UN GLOBAL COMPACT

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The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) lay out a clear vision for a sustainable future and shape a new era for business. As part of our Making Global Goals Local Business campaign, each year, the UN Global Compact celebrates a group of SDG Pioneers — business leaders who are doing an exceptional job to advance the Global Goals through the implementation of our Ten Principles.

Local leaders and their associations and Academia address the renewal of local democracy in the framework of the #CitiesAreListening Experiences

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The Swedish International Center on Local Democracies and United Cities and Local Governments, UCLG organized a workshop on renewing local democracies in the perspective of a post covid society. The event was past of the Dialogue for the Future organized by UCLG

UN Global Compact Announces New 2021 Action Pledge to Help End Child Labour

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UNITED NATIONS, New York, 21 January 2021 — The United Nations Global Compact announced a new pledge today aimed at mobilizing its over 12,000 business participants to renew and expand their efforts towards eradicating child labour and forced labour.

Coal and COVID-19: How the pandemic is accelerating the end of fossil power generation

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02/08/2021 - "COVID-19 has not only caused a temporary drop in global CO2 emissions, it has also reduced the share of power generated by burning coal – a trend that could in fact outlast the pandemic. This is the key result of a new study by a team of economists based in Potsdam and Berlin that looked at COVID-19's impact on the energy system and demand for electricity."

Constellations Collaborating for Social Impact (AVPN 2021 CONFERENCE)

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The Constellations Awards celebrate the remarkable ways in which social investors across Asia collaborate to address the complex challenges of our times.

Avoiding the Climate Poverty Spiral: Social protection to avoid climate-induced loss & damage (ACTION AID)

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"This briefing from ActionAid and the Rosa Luxemburg Foundation outlines how gender-responsive systems of social protection and the various tools and policies that they include can help to deliver a human-rights based approach to sustainable development, while minimising and addressing climate-induced loss and damage."

Music competition launched to raise awareness of child labour

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The competition aims to harness the power of music to help combat child labour, which affects 152 million children worldwide.The Music Against Child Labour Initiative, which brings together musicians to raise awareness of child labour, is launching a song competition on 3 February 2021 to mark the UN International Year for the Elimination of Child Labour.

Upskilling for Shared Prosperity

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A report by PwC and the World Economic Forum urges bold action on upskilling to create inclusive economies and societies

16 youth activists partner with GPE to transform education

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Global Partnership for Education's (GPE) youth leaders are supporting GPE’s financing campaign to transform education systems in the lowest income countries in the world. As the coronavirus pandemic puts school and learning further out of reach for children globally, they are raising the alarm and calling for support to education.

Education for sustainable development and the climate emergency: ‘Bending the curve for climate change (UNESCO, 10th Feb)

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"Education has been recognized as a crucial element to counter climate change and is one of the priority areas of Action for Climate Empowerment (ACE) because it has the power to transform the way people feel, think and behave. Education contributes to raising awareness on the physical mechanisms and the emergency of climate change and its impacts".