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Games4Sustainability platform is a guide to making your sustainability message more compelling and accessible by employing games and social simulations.

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Disaster games with Anthony Gampell - Games4Sustainability
Disaster games with Anthony Gampell

It may seem odd but with the growing popularity of video games, some consider them a promising tool for training DRR skills.

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Graphic design in serious games
Graphic design in serious games

Have you ever wondered what makes certain games so engaging that people voluntary chain themselves to chairs and keep on playing till they drop?

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Games about poverty - Photo by NeONBRAND on Unsplash
Why do we need games about poverty

Following rapid social, technological, political and economical changes, the problem of poverty becomes more and more ambiguous.

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Coasting through environmental changes
Coasting through environmental change?

A sea level rise, increased severity of storms, and coral bleaching are only a few of the changes anticipated for islands in the Caribbean, and these have direct implications for coastal tourism.

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Game of Floods
Game of Floods

Sustainable cities and communities. Clean Water and Sanitation. Board Game. 1 hour. In the Game of Floods, players take into their hands a future of a hypothetical Marin Island.

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Games4Sustainability Gamepedia
Hazagora

Cities and Communities. Social Simulation. 2 hours and more. In the Hazagora players become the inhabitants of a volcanic island. They are faced with a risk of a disaster that can occur at any given time.

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Games4Sustainability Gamepedia
River Basin Game

Responsible Consumption and Production. Clean Water. 2 hours and more. In the River Basin Game, players become farmers whose main goal is to increase their income to maintain the wellbeing of their families.

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MIT CleanStart
MIT CleanStart: Simulating a Clean Energy Startup

Clean Energy. PC Simulation. 1-3 hours. Renewable energy startup simulation about business processes.

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Laudato Si
Laudato Si

Biodiversity. Board game. 30-60 minutes. In the Laudato Si game the players receive, for communal management, a beautiful, green forest.

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New Shores
New Shores: a Game for Democracy

Climate change. Democracy. Online game. More than 2 hours. New Shores is an multiplayer game that takes players on a quest to settle on a green island.

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The World's Future
The World’s Future

Social simulation. 5-6 hours. 11-44 players. THE WORLD’S FUTURE game is an interactive role-playing simulation game which enables players to face the great challenges of our time.

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Nexus Game
Nexus Game

Energy. Simulation. Water and energy. 2 hours and more. The Nexus Game gives participants a unique opportunity to get an insight into managing the water needs of energy production.

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Gifts of Culture
Gifts of Culture

Cities and communities. Simulation. Floods and Culture. 1-2 hours. Gifts of Culture is a board game role-playing simulation of a diverse cultural community. It allows players to experience how cultural differences can lead to troubles but at the same time they can also be helpful.

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Latest Entries

Game of Floods
Game of Floods

Sustainable cities and communities. Clean Water and Sanitation. Board Game. 1 hour. In the Game of Floods, players take into their hands a future of a hypothetical Marin Island.

read more

Disaster games with Anthony Gampell - Games4Sustainability
Disaster games with Anthony Gampell

It may seem odd but with the growing popularity of video games, some consider them a promising tool for training DRR skills.

read more

Games4Sustainability Gamepedia
Hazagora

Cities and Communities. Social Simulation. 2 hours and more. In the Hazagora players become the inhabitants of a volcanic island. They are faced with a risk of a disaster that can occur at any given time.

read more

Games4Sustainability Gamepedia
River Basin Game

Responsible Consumption and Production. Clean Water. 2 hours and more. In the River Basin Game, players become farmers whose main goal is to increase their income to maintain the wellbeing of their families.

read more