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Superheroes Combat Climate Change

Dec 11, 2015 News, United Nations , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Comments are off

By Britta Schmitz   Paris, Dec. 11 – In September this year, the UN adopted the post-2015 development agenda and with it 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), also called the Global Goals. Various communication campaigns have been conducted to promote the SDGs, among them the launch of a new series of comic books. The UNICEF-backed initiative Comics Uniting Nations has released three books so far: Heroes for Change, Chakra – Gender Equality and Chakra – Climate Change.   The latest comic has been released on December 10. “We wanted to tie the release of that particular comic, which addresses goal [Read More]

Chakra the Invincible and Mighty Girl fight against climate change

Dec 7, 2015 News, United Nations , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Comments are off

The launch of the new Chakra book to take place this week in Paris at COP21  NEW YORK, 6 December 2015 – Being a superhero is not always enough. Or so claim Chakra the Invincible and Mighty Girl. Comic book fans may be familiar with “Comics Uniting Nations” – an initiative developed by UN/UNICEF, NGOs PCI Media Impact and Reading With Pictures, creative talents, publishers and distributors from all over the world to raise awareness on the 17 global goals for sustainable development through the art of comics. Well, the saga continues and the challenges get bigger. After getting to [Read More]

Comics Uniting Nations

Nov 2, 2015 News, United Nations , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Comments are off

Sean Southey, PCI Media Impact: “New books under way on climate change ahead of COP21 and on hunger. Trying to add major comic characters” NEW YORK – World leaders preparing to meet in Paris from November 30 to December 11, 2015 to reach a binding agreement on climate change should know that superheroes will join the conversation as well. During the days of the COP21, in fact, a new comic book on the issue will be launched as part of “Comics Uniting Nations”, a series aiming to raise awareness on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through the art of comics. [Read More]

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