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Summer Update: Cities of Learning, Half the Sky Movement, and More

Next Stop, Chicago! Join us for a Summer of Learning   As part of the nationwide Cities of Learning initiative and following on the first G4C Public Arcade at the Tribeca Family … Read more

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Let the Games Begin! Meet Our Pitch Event Contenders

The Games for Change Festival (April 22-24 & 26) will host its first-ever on-stage pitch session in which games in development have the chance to make their case to top … Read more

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Go Beyond Games: Explore New Media With G4C at the Tribeca Film Festival

As you know, we’re excited that the G4C Festival (April 22-24 & 26) is an integral part the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival, presented by AT&T. However, it is also an … Read more

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4 Games to Make You Happier, Healthier

This post was also published on the Huffington Post, as part of a TED Weekends series on videogames that was inspired by Jane McGonigal’s TEDTalk, “The game that can give … Read more

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Crowd Around: Crowdfunding Games for Change (August)

With so many crowdfunding platforms and many more projects, it’s hard to keep track of it all! The Games for Change staff will regularly put together listings of projects that … Read more

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Awards Nominee Spotlight: Eskom Energy Planner

In attempts to improve the environment, we do things like recycle and use energy-efficient lightbulbs. But what if our responsibilities in — and impact on — our cities’ environments were … Read more

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Awards Nominee Spotlight: The Republia Times

What if there was no such thing as freedom of the press? What would you do if your family was held hostage by a man called “The Great and Honorable … Read more

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The Games for Change Australia wrap up!

Executive Producer and Co-Lead Curator, Marigo Raftopoulos & Steffen P. Walz, Chair and Co-Lead CuratorGames for Change Australia / New Zealand (G4C ANZ), our newest international chapter, kicked off their … Read more

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What kinds of games should public media be involved in?

by Silvia Lovato When it comes to kids, the answer is similar to what television programs should public media air: games that engage, educate and delight children, broadening their horizons and helping … Read more

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Games for Change @ Council on Foundations’ Conference, April 29 and 30

At the invitation of Grantmakers in Film + Electronic Media (GFEM) and the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, Games for Change is part of the curatorial team introducing … Read more

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