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International Women’s Day: Women on Wellbeing

To mark International Women's Day, we're re-sharing a selection of some video interviews we've previously done with very inspiring women, sharing their work and views on wellbeing. Interviews shared include: Green Party MP Caroline Lucas, environmental activist Vandana Shiva, actress and Director Nandita Das, journalist Tamsin Omond, and Finance Innovation Lab Co-Founder Charlotte Millar.

#HappyHaiku: Getting Creative for International Day of Happiness

The General Assembly of the United Nations proclaimed 20th March as International Day of Happiness (IDH) in order to recognize “the relevance of happiness and wellbeing as universal goals and aspirations in the lives of human beings around the world”. To celebrate IDH this year, we want to inspire you to create more happiness in your life and the lives of others!

Can You Be Well When Others Aren’t?

Guest post by Duncan Fraser, Project Director of Useful and Kind Unlimited

I believe that I can only be truly well when my brothers and sisters, be they neighbours or on the other side of the world, are well too. It is about celebrating diversity and difference. Giving and not counting the cost. Not fighting for what we believe is right, but loving and willing it into being.

Happy Acts: Help to Make the World a Happier Place

Guest post by Live Happy

Live Happy is thrilled to announce our fourth annual #HappyActs campaign! During the entire month of March, in honor of the United Nations’ International Day of Happiness, we will be sharing #HappyActs—small, simple actions you can perform to spread kindness, fun and joy in your community.

Building Wellbeing Together: A Weekend to (Re-)Think Wellbeing

The Network of Wellbeing (NOW) is proud to partner the beautiful Hawkwood College in hosting a ‘Building Wellbeing Together Weekend‘ from 22nd - 24th September 2017, in Stroud, UK. We’re delighted to announce that the world-renowned wellbeing and happiness researcher Nic Marks and positive psychology expert Chris Johnstone will be keynote speakers! And we’re keen to hear your views on who and what else you’d love to have at this event. This post shares all the latest details!