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

Investing in Health Future.

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On Tuesday, March 29, the Clinton Foundation and the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service will host “Investing in a Healthier Future,” the next installment of the Kumpuris Distinguished Lecture Series.

State of the World's Volunteerism Report (SWVR) 2022 Regional Launch, 28th march, Bangkok (Asia/Bangkok timezone)

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The fourth State of the World’s Volunteerism Report (SWVR) report, titled Building Equal and Inclusive Societies, shows that the ways in which volunteers and state authorities interact, collaborate and partner are vital for the achievement of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Sustainable Development Goals.

Masterclass: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Impact Investing (AVPN Event by Efiko Academy)

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What can investors do to ensure Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) is championed in their organisation? How can funders reach and build trust with the communities they want to see changes happening? How can funds contribute to real DEI change in society?

Promoting the Inclusion of Europe’s Migrants and Minorities in Arts and Culture (MPI)

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Decades of sustained immigration have transformed many European cities into mosaics of different cultures. Yet this diversity is not always mirrored in the art celebrated in museums, the plays produced in major theaters, and the music heard in concert halls

UNU-WIDER Development Conference: The Puzzle of Peace – Towards Inclusive Development in Fragile Contexts

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On 16-17 May 2022 in Helsinki, Finland, the UNU World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU-WIDER) will host “The Puzzle of Peace – Towards Inclusive Development in Fragile Contexts”, the first of two UNU-WIDER Development Conferences to be held in 2022

UNV and UNFPA call for applicants to Young Innovators Fellowship Programme

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The United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) are calling for a third cohort of young professionals for the Young Innovators Fellowship Programme for 2022.

“Net Gain” is a lose-lose for rights, gender justice and social equity in biodiversity policy (GLOBAL FOREST COALITION)

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A new policy paper by the Global Forest Coalition addresses offsets to biodiversity. It shows that offsets mostly do not contribute to biodiversity conservation and also have significant negative impacts on women and indigenous peoples.

World Down Syndrome Day 2022

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Together we can empower people around the world to advocate for full inclusion in society for people with Down syndrome and for everyone.

2022 World Happiness Report

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The United Nations General Assembly recognizes this goal and calls for “a more inclusive, equitable and balanced approach to economic growth that promotes the happiness and well-being of all peoples” (resolution A/RES/66/281).

World Economic Forum Annual Meeting (MAY 2022)

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The Annual Meeting 2022 will embody the World Economic Forum’s philosophy of collaborative, multistakeholder impact, providing a unique collaborative environment in which to reconnect, share insights, gain fresh perspectives, and build problem-solving communities and initiatives.

49th Regular Session of the UN Human Rights Council

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To increase the impact and effectiveness of Asian human rights defenders and civil society’s advocacy in the UN, particularly the UN Human Rights Council, we have established an office in Geneva focusing on UN advocacy since 2008.

New regional UN report sounds alarm on widening disparities and increased vulnerabilities amid the pandemic

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The need to reach those who are furthest behind has never been greater, reveals the 2022 Asia and the Pacific Sustainable Development Goals Progress Report issued today by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP).

New Oxfam report uncovers stories from “prison-like” EU funded refugee center

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De facto detention, revenge tactics and despair for people in Samos closed refugee center. New report from the Greek Council for Refugees (GCR) and Oxfam sheds light on the inside of the new 43-million-euro migration center on the Greek island of Samos.

International Day of Happiness ( 20th March)

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March 20th is the UN International Day of Happiness. With our world facing unprecedented challenges, wellbeing matters more than ever.

Congratulations to Francis Kéré, 2022 Laureate of the Pritzker Architecture Prize

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Chicago, IL (March 15, 2022) – Diébédo Francis Kéré, architect, educator and social activist, has been selected as the 2022 Laureate of the Pritzker Architecture Prize, announced Tom Pritzker, Chairman of The Hyatt Foundation, which sponsors the award that is regarded internationally as architecture’s highest honor.

UNEA Resolution - ‘End Plastic Pollution’ - and IUCN role in implementation of the Treaty (IUCN)

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The new UNEA Resolution, ‘End Plastic Pollution: Towards a legally binding instrument’, establishes an Intergovernmental Negotiating Committee that will develop the specific content of the new plastic pollution treaty with the aim of completing its work by the end of 2024.

International IDEA support to the Summit for Democracy 2021-2022

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International IDEA views the Summit for Democracy as a strategic opportunity to place democracy at the front and center of the global agenda. The war in Ukraine underscores even more the need for democracies to stand united in the face of authoritarian threats. International IDEA has therefore developed a strategic engagement programme around the Summits for Democracy in 2021 and 2022.

Two thirds of households with children have lost income during pandemic

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UNICEF-World Bank report finds that the lost earnings have left adults in 1 in 4 households with children going a day or more without food 09 March 2022

Oxfam and partners tackle challenges to gender inequality at 66th Commission on the Status of Women

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The Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) is being held in a hybrid format March 13-25. Experts at Oxfam and partner organizations will be leading CSW parallel events tackling challenges to women’s rights and equity related to the climate crisis and economic opportunities.

COP15 global biodiversity negotiations: EU leading the ambition for a new deal to protect people and planet

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From 14 to 29 March, the EU will participate in resumed global biodiversity meetings to advance on the development of the post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework – a new global accord to halt and reverse the loss of the planet's plants, animals and ecosystems.