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

PEOPLEPOWERED: Your voice matters: Take our survey on digital participation tools

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To effectively engage people in decision-making, providing opportunities for online participation is crucial. But here's the challenge: finding the right tools for different contexts isn't always straightforward.

26 NOV, World Sustainable Transport Day 2023

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ESCAP is commemorating November 26, 2023 as the first World Sustainable Transport Day with the launch of knowledge products and awareness raising tools, as well as dedicating a number of activities to enhancing the knowledge of the public on sustainable transport issues.

IFES: Preparing for Transitional Elections – Challenges and Opportunities for Building Democratic Resilience During Conflict and Other Crises

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Elections can open a new chapter in a country’s history. Particularly following conflicts and other crises, elections carry the weight of enormous expectations, as citizens and the international community hope polls can provide closure and allow the nation to move on.

EU: Agriculture and Fisheries Council, 20 November 2023

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Conclusions on a long-term vision for the EU's rural areas (LTVRA) The Council today approved the conclusions on a long-term vision for the EU's rural areas.

IFRS Sustainability Symposium 2024

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The IFRS Sustainability Symposium 2024 will take place on Thursday 22 February 2024, at the Javits Center, New York City. This will be an in-person event with the option available for virtual attendance.

Call for a United Nations Special Rapporteur on Democracy

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On the 75th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights on 10 December 2023, a special request.

Third session of negotiations on an international plastics treaty advance in Nairobi

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Nairobi, 19 November 2023 – The third session of the Intergovernmental Negotiating Committee to develop an international legally binding instrument on plastic pollution, including in the marine environment (INC-3), concluded today in Nairobi, Kenya, with agreement on a starting point for negotiations at the fourth session (INC-4).

Revisiting the proposed changes to the standards for B Corp Certification

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Ahead of the upcoming second consultation, we’re sharing a refresher on how the fundamental changes to the new standards would raise the bar for B Corps to continue to lead the way in business.

“Young people have power:” Climate activist Saoirse Exton

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“Young people have power. They can be leaders and lead crowds and advocate for change,” said Exton, who founded her local branch of the Fridays for Future global movement. Earlier this year, Exton, who is now 18, became the youngest member of the UN Secretary-General’s Youth Advisory Group on Climate Change.


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"We look at babies losing their life because we have nothing”: Vital services in Gaza grinding to a halt without fuel. Vital services such as water desalination plants, sewage treatment facilities, and hospitals are grinding to a halt in Gaza due to the chronic lack of fuel, while many have been forced to shut down already.

GPE: Bridging divides: The role of inclusive technology for learners with disabilities

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Global Partnership for Education: While technology has the potential to bridge disparities for students with disabilities, accessibility and utility challenges can exacerbate inequalities. Here are some tools and resources to help development actors in designing, implementing and monitoring disability-inclusive technology solutions.

GLOBAL WITNESS: European banks and investors, including Allianz, Deutsche Bank, and Intesa Sanpaolo, investing over €700m in companies tied to brutal violence against civilians in South Sudan

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European banks and investors have invested €700m and provided over €4 billion worth of loans to two oil companies operating in South Sudan linked to military aggression against civilians The oil companies’ joint ventures are the main source of revenue for the South Sudanese military, which has a well-documented track record of targeting civilians and sexual violence since conflict broke out.

EU: European Parliament and Council agree on Critical Raw Materials Act

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Negotiators for EU governments and the European Parliament reached a deal on Monday (13 November) on targets for domestic supply of critical minerals such as lithium and nickel to reduce its reliance on third countries, principally China. [...]

2nd Voice of Global South Summit

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India hosted the 2nd Voice of Global South Summit on 17 November 2023, in virtual format.

UNICEF: Children in Gaza need life-saving support

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Children and families need humanitarian assistance and protection now.

Today is World Children’s Day

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World Children’s Day is UNICEF’s annual day of action for children, by children, marking the adoption of the Convention on the Rights of the Child.

SPORT AND DEVELOPMENT: Benefits, challenges and lessons learnt from a participatory action research study

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The article delves into a four-year Participatory Action Research (PAR) study on a UK sports program for underprivileged children, spotlighting its benefits, COVID-related challenges, and lessons learned, advocating for PAR in Sport for Development's research-based practices. By Claire Jenkin, University of Hertfordshire.

IOM Calls for Innovative Solutions to Labour Migration Pathways at the Web Summit 2023

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Lisbon – Together with over 70,000 technology professionals, policymakers and change makers across the globe, the International Organization for Migration (IOM), through its Displaced Talent for Europe (DT4E) project, participated at this year’s Web Summit in Lisbon, Portugal, one of the biggest technology conferences in the industry.