A 21-year-old artist from Chennai (formerly Madras) in southern India is the winner of the first ever Unicef Climate Comic Contest for creating a character that is half-human and half-tree. Sathvigha Sridhar, a fresh graduate in visual arts, hadn’t really considered producing a comic book. But when her sister found a call out for the contest on Instagram and encouraged Ms Sridhar to apply, she knew she had to do it.Read More →

The SUN Program: “We are proud to present “Green Santa” – a Climate Change primer in the form of a comic book. Co-authored by Felix Dodds and issued under the auspices of the UN Secretary General through Comics Uniting Nations – a partnership of UNICEF and NGOs PCI Media Impact and Reading with Pictures, to make the Sustainable Development Goals accessible to the citizens of the world through comics.”Read More →

On the Times of India.  Comics Uniting Nations partner Graphic India, launched our SDG 13 Gender Equality comic book about a new hero called Mighty Girl during the Comic Con at Bangalore, The Times of India wrote on the success of the event and published an email interview with comic book legend, Stan Lee.  “This was something my partner on Chakra and Mighty Girl, Sharad Devarajan, put together and I think its a brilliant idea! I am thoroughly thrilled we are work-ing with the United Nations and TheWorld’s Largest Lesson to entertain and hopefully in-spire kids all over the world with comics,” he said about hisRead More →

Feature on UN Web TV. “The United Nations has delivered its message through comic strips for decades, and now the newly agreed upon Sustainable Development Goals call upon superheroes to spread the word once again.”Read More →

On The Guardian COP21 LIVE. “Kapow! The climate talks don’t just produce agreements on how governments will cut emissions. Today has seen the birth of a climate change comic, produced with Spiderman creator and comics legend.”Read More →

The Economic Times of India. “To make children understand the challenging issues of climate change in unique and entertaining ways, a comic book featuring an Indian superhero was launched today at the climate change summit here. The comic ‘Chakra climate change’ features an Indian superhero ‘Chakra – The Invincible’ created by Stan Lee and Sharad Devarajan […]”Read More →

By Luiz Rampelotto, EuropaNewswire. After Comics Uniting Nations was featured at the 2015 NY Comic Con, EuropaNewswire interviewed Sean Southey, CEO of founding partner PCI Media Impact. Southey spoke to the origins of the project, its humble beginnings and ambitious vision for the future. He previewed the next big release: a comic on climate change, set to come out during the crucial COP21 climate change talks in Paris.Read More →