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

Global actions on World Environment Day underscore urgent need to protect the planet

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Stockholm, 5 June 2022 - Individuals, communities, civil society, businesses and governments around the world today marked World Environment Day under the theme #OnlyOneEarth, with official celebrations held in Stockholm and host country Sweden announcing a ban on issuing new licenses for the extraction of coal, oil, and natural gas from 1 July this year to protect people and planet.

DEEPENING THE DEBATE ON THOSE STILL LEFT BEHIND

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The 2022 Gender Report presents fresh insights on progress towards gender parity in education with respect to access, attainment and learning. Established in 2002, the GEM Report is an editorially independent report, hosted and published by UNESCO.

Simone Rosenkrantz - A Good Life

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My mom Simone Rosenkrantz recently passed away. This is what I wrote about her.

UNESCAP: Climate Change and Population Ageing in Asia-Pacific region: Status, Challenges and Opportunities

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01 June 2022 This paper assesses the latest evidence on climate change and population ageing in the Asia-Pacific region. It outlines implications climate change will have on meeting the objectives of MIPAA and the 2030

Launch of Global Report on effective access to Assistive Technology (GReAT)

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Ruth Warwick, President, International Federation of Hard of Hearing People, First Vice President, International Disability Alliance - Speech

Stockholm+50 opens with calls to accelerate action for a healthy planet and prosperity for all

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Stockholm, 2 June 2022 – Fifty years after Sweden hosted the first-ever United Nations Conference on the Human Environment, and with the world facing a triple planetary crisis of climate change, biodiversity loss and pollution, governments, civil society, young people and the private sector today gathered for an international meeting – Stockholm+50 – to spur urgent action for a healthy planet...

International IDEA: SDG16 Conference 2022: People-centred governance in a post-pandemic world

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International IDEA participated in the SDG16 Conference 2022 in Rome on 21-22 April 2022, on behalf of the SDG16 Data Initiative. Building on the outcome of the 2019 and 2021 editions, the 2022 Conference explored how a people-centered approach to governance can help rebuild trust, accelerate progress towards sustainable development and tackle the challenges facing a post-pandemic world.

LAUNCH EVENT OF The 2022 SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT REPORT (TODAY)

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The Sustainable Solutions Development Solutions Network (SDSN) is pleased to announce the publication today of the 2022 Sustainable Development Report (SDR)!

KNOCA’s first annual meeting June 28

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KNOCA is a European network for sharing best practice on the design and implementation of Climate Assemblies.

Launch event and call for applications: Climate Democracy Action program

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Do you want to launch a participatory program for an equitable climate transition? Apply for the Climate Democracy Action program (and learn more at the launch event)

World No Tobacco Day

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31 May is World No Tobacco Day

Talking Trash: Behind the Tobacco Industry’s “Green” Public Relations

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Major tobacco companies have been praised for their commitment to sustainability, despite the fact that every step of cigarette production has a detrimental impact on the environment. So how are companies able to portray themselves as environmental stewards?

Death Penalty 2021: Facts and Figures

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Amnesty International recorded 579 executions in 18 countries in 2021, an increase of 20% from the 483 recorded in 2020. This figure represents the second lowest number of executions recorded by Amnesty International since at least 2010.

Global Citizenship Education Forum: Sharing Stories of Empowering Citizens to Tackle Global-local Challenges

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APCEIU hosted a Global Citizenship Education Forum themed “Sharing Stories of Empowering Citizens to Tackle Global-local Challenges” in collaboration with the Permanent Delegation of the Republic of Korea to UNESCO and the Group of Friends for Solidarity and Inclusion with Global Citizenship Education (Group of Friends) on 13 May 2022.

30th Anniversary marks landmark moment for minority rights

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On 18 December 1992, UN Member States adopted the Declaration on Minority Rights. Through its very first article, the Declaration is the first international document that both the existence and the identity of minorities.

Humanitarian situations and the evolving role of ICTs (ISS)

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Wednesday 6 Jul 2022, 15:00 - 16:00. This webinar brings together two articles that explore the role of Informational Communication Technologies (ICTs) in reflecting and responding to local socioeconomic dynamics and mediating the impacts of disaster and conflict.

Review on Local Peacebuilding launched

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The 2022 Thematic Review on Local Peacebuilding, commissioned by the UN Peacebuilding Support Office, in partnership with PeaceNexus Foundation and UN Volunteers programme explores how ‘local’ peacebuilding is conceptualized and approached, what factors enable or inhibit the effectiveness of local-level peacebuilding interventions, and how the Peacebuilding Fund and other donors can support ...

Political Development in the Philippines (HEINRICH-BÖLL-STIFTUNG)

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In the year of the presidential election, this web-dossier takes a closer look into the state of the Philippines. It covers Electoral Democracy, the Duterte Presidency, populism, media freedom, human rights, climate and energy, as well as disaster management

Actions for Business 2022 (Corporate Citizenship)

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Welcome to Corporate Citizenship’s Actions for Business publication, where we explore the topics that we believe will shape the responsible and sustainable businesses agenda in 2022. The year ahead is likely to be a fractured and turbulent one. Countries and regions are still dealing with and healing from the effects of the pandemic.

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