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 leaders to address ILO Virtual Global Summit on COVID-19 and the World of Work (7-9 JULY)

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More than 50 Heads of State and government, as well as prominent global employers’ and trade union leaders are to take part in global discussions on COVID-19 and the World of Work on 8 July. UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, will also deliver an address, as will the heads of a number of UN and international agencies.

Webinar: Muhammad Ali Center Athletes and Social Change Forum

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2020 Theme: The role and impact of mentors and mentoring on the next generation of athletes and social change.

EU, Canada and China co-host international meeting on climate cooperation and a sustainable economic recovery

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Today, 7th of July, the European Commission's Executive Vice-President Frans Timmermans, the Canadian Minister for Environment and Climate Change Jonathan Wilkinson and China's Minister for Ecology and Environment Huang Runqiu co-chaired the 4th session of the Ministerial on Climate Action (MoCA).

UNICEF Executive Board: Strategic Plan midterm review and COVID-19 response reimagine a world fit for every child

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NEW YORK, United States of America, 2 July 2020 ─ The UNICEF Executive Board ended its 2020 annual session this morning. With the telecommuting arrangements in place during the global COVID-19 pandemic, this marked the first-ever virtual formal session in the Board’s history (PRESS RELEASE)

Urgent action needed on COVID-19 recovery to stay on course for sustainable development (FROM UN ESCAP)

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Governments and key stakeholders will come together at the High-Level Political Forum (HLPF) 2020, which opens today, to assess the pandemic’s impacts on countries’ initiatives to deliver on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development as well as collectively deliberate upon urgent global actions to support recovery and building back better.

Generation Equality Forum to develop new Compact for Women, Peace and Security and Humanitarian Action

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The Generation Equality Forum will develop a new Compact for Women, Peace and Security and Humanitarian Action to drive action on the existing extensive normative frameworks and commitments and to strengthen coordination across existing mechanisms, systems, networks, partnerships and capacities.

The Commonwealth: Necessary Lessons. New Directions (By Nicola Brentnall, CEO of The Queen's Commonwealth Trust)

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It is time to come to terms with the colonial and imperial legacy of The Commonwealth.Read this message from the CEO of The Queen's Commonwealth Trust that focuses to harness the power of youths living in countries member of the. Commonwealth.


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The Innovation Fund is one of the world’s largest funding programmes for demonstration of innovative low-carbon technologies.

Join Kareena Kapoor Khan and support the #ChildhoodChallenge to help vulnerable children (UNICEF ROSA)

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UNICEF invites everyone to reimagine a better future and prevent the COVID-19 pandemic from becoming a lasting crisis for children

Approaches to Language in Education for Migrants and Refugees in the Asia-Pacific Region ( FROM UNESCO)

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The report aims to create a stronger knowledge base to support Member States as they formulate education policies that are responsive to the needs of refugees children.

Announcement of the Global Leaders of the Generation Equality Action Coalitions to accelerate gender equality (from UN WOMEN)

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Leaders from Member States, civil society, women’s rights organizations, international organizations, UN agencies, philanthropic entities, youth-led organizations, and the private sector come together to deliver game-changing results for women and girls.

Chefs unite for better food in East Asia & Pacific ( from UNICEF SOUTH EAST ASIA)

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Chefs across East Asia and the Pacific have been busy in their kitchens preparing simple, nutritious, tasty meals from fresh, locally available foods and broadcasting themselves through social media to millions across the region.

Call for Participants: Online consultation on ‘Ethics of Artificial Intelligence (FROM UNESCO)

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NESCO Bangkok Office invites young people aged 18-25 to an online consultation on UNESCO’s global, ethical framework for AI. The half-day online consultation will take place on 8 August 2020, with discussions held in English and Thai-language sessions. Interested candidates should register by filling in the Google form no later than 26 July 2020.

The business case for young people creating a culture of business integrity in Asia-Pacific (By Stan van der Leemputte FROM UNDP ASIA PACIFIC)

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The Asia-Pacific region is home to over 700 million young people. Through entrepreneurship, many are boosting local development and accelerating sustainable growth. However, in a survey carried out by Transparency International in four countries in the region, 30 percent of young people said they had experienced corruption within the previous 12 months.

Profile of a Leader Akheel Whitehead

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I met Akheel a few years ago when he was working on starting an adaptive sports program at San Diego State University.  He is a bright shining light in the world of providing more opportunities for persons with disabilities to play sports.  You'll find this interview very engaging as we talk about Akheel's childhood, his being a Paralympian in Rio and his starting of the SDSU program, one of the few in the US.  We also talk about racism and what we have to do in moving forward.  

Over the Rainbow? The Road to LGBTI Inclusion (FROM OECD)

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Ensuring that LGBTI people – i.e. lesbians, gay men, bisexuals, transgender and intersex individuals – can live as who they are without being discriminated against or attacked is a concern worldwide. Discrimination against LGBTI people remains pervasive, while its cost is massive. It lowers investment in human capital due to bullying at school.

“To control COVID-19, we have to make hand hygiene accessible to all” – UNICEF and WHO

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Joint statement by Henrietta Fore, Executive Director of UNICEF, and Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-General of the World Health Organization, on the launch of the ‘Hand Hygiene for All’ joint initiative

Plan of Action to Integrate Volunteering into the 2030 Agenda

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This July 2020, UNV and IFRC are co-organizing a global technical meeting on 'Re-imaginin Volunteering for the 2030 Agenda'. Explore this page to find out more about how to register and engage. Governments, civil society organizations, the private sector, UN entities and volunteers are invited to engage in the evidence gathering and consultation processes leading up to the Global Technical Meeting

The Future of Lifelong Learning(Desire to Learn Whitepaper)

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In this global Fourth Industrial Revolution, artificial intelligence, robotics, nanotechnology, and genetics research are accelerating the transformation of industries, labour markets, and lifestyles. Government, higher education and industry all play a role in providing learning opportunities to workers


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New Report shows how to use the Sustainable Development Goals to build back better after Covid-19.The report outlines the likely short-term impacts of Covid-19 on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and describes how the SDGs can frame the recovery. The report also tracks progress by countries towards the SDGs.