STORIES

22 JUN, 2020

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15 JUN, 2020

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01 JUN, 2020

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25 MAY, 2020

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21 MAY, 2020

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14 MAY, 2020

Let's learn how to manage the storm of emotions caused by the pandemic

The exceptional situation caused by COVID-19 is generating a storm of emotions that can affect our health and our closest relationships. In this workshop Natalia will address how to manage and regulate emotions such as fear, sadness, rage, pride, love and joy, key to overcome this period of crisis while maintaining our personal balance.

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14 MAY, 2020

LIVE Interview with Sri Sri Ravi Shankar from India

Join the LIVE interview between Luis Gallardo and Sri Sri Ravi Shankar followed by meditation and reflections.

 

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19 MAR, 2020

World Happiness Fest 2020 underway!

The great response of our Community to the present moment.

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29 FEB, 2020

Presentation of the Social Wellbeing ebook at IMPACT HUB MADRID

On February 27, at the Impact Hub Madrid facilities, the Social Wellbeing ebook was presented, in which our President Luis Gallardo has collaborated.

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23 FEB, 2020

Unique Executive program on Gross Global Happiness

Do you want to be the new game-changer? Someone who will work on creating a profound positive impact around us; someone who brings about a positive change in the world we live in.

The world needs you. You will use joy, peace, mindfulness, intuition, compassion, and happiness as your weapons and guides to achieve this.

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16 DEC, 2019

World Happiness Fest signs its adhesion to the Spanish Network of the Global Compact

This week, World Happiness Fest has signed its accession to the Spanish Network of the Global Compact. In this way, the forum joins thousands of companies worldwide committed to creating the world we want.

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04 DEC, 2019

Climate is key in the economy of wellbeing

In recent days, Madrid has become the world capital of climate by hosting the Annual Summit organized by the United Nations, called COP25.

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27 NOV, 2019

Economy of wellbeing as a premise for a better society

Last October, the European Council published a series of conclusions related to the economy of wellbeing. With these considerations, its invite member states to integrate them into their respective economies and those of the same Union, focusing people and their wellbeing on policy making and decision making.

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20 NOV, 2019

The chemical elements of the brain that determine our well-being

Oxytocin, dopamine, serotonin and endorphins operate in our brain to fulfill specific tasks, i.e. they flow for a certain purpose. As mammals, these chemicals are administered by our brain structures and motivate us to move forward for rewards or alert us to potential danger situations so we can escape in a timely manner.

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22 OCT, 2019

The 5th Ultimate Wellbeing in Education Conference: first-rate highlights

Last week, we enjoyed a wonderful experience with great experts in the education field. In alliance with International Positive Education Network (IPEN), we lived The 5th Ultimate Wellbeing in Education Conference from London, where we learned some insights needed to develop capabilities in positive education. 

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02 OCT, 2019

8 Tips to Be Happy on Social Media

Social media is one of the main ways of communicating with others. The conversations we have in them often determine our mood, so it is important to use them in an appropriate way if we want to encourage our happiness and that of those around us. Making others feel good isn't very complicated:

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24 SEP, 2019

Climate Summit: “If we measure development in terms of well-being, climate action becomes a priority”

Madrid, 24 September 2019.- 156 countries host more than 5,000 acts against inaction against climate change this day. The mobilization arises from the Fridays for Future movement, driven by young Swedish girl Greta Thunberg, and coincides with the Celebration of the New York Climate Summit.

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23 SEP, 2019

Spain will host The World Happiness Fest 2020

After its time in the United States and Mexico, from now on Spain will be the host country of the World Happiness Fest, the largest, most comprehensive global forum of opinion leaders, change agents and experts in Happiness and Well-being.

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06 SEP, 2019

New school year: exercise, rest and disconnection

Technology offers us tools to significantly improve our well-being if we use them properly. However, when we use without measure all the means that the digital ecosystem provides, the result can be harmful.

 

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06 SEP, 2019

Sappho and Transcendence Through Poetry

How many famous women would you say you know from the ancient times? You could probably count them on the fingers on one of your hands.

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04 SEP, 2019

Hildegard of Bingen – The Mystic, the Author, the Composer

Not many know of Hildegard of Bingen, but then again, not everything is known of her with certainty, as she lived in the early 12th century and much about her is lost to the ages.

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03 SEP, 2019

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02 SEP, 2019

Marie Curie and Having Dreams That Bring the Future to the Present

Marie Curie, one of the greatest female scientists of all time once said: “Humanity needs practical men, who get the most out of their work, and, without forgetting the general good, safeguard their own interests. But humanity also needs dreamers, for whom the disinterested development of an enterprise is so captivating that it becomes impossible for them to devote their care to their own material profit.”

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30 AUG, 2019

Simone de Beauvoir and Feminist Existentialism

With an extensive opus of writings and long-time work as a feminist and philosopher, Simone de Beauvoir is considered as one of the greatest existentialist philosophers. Besides that, she worked with a lot of other immensely prominent names, including her lover Jean-Paul Sartre, then Albert Camus, and Maurice Merleau-Ponty.

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29 AUG, 2019

World Happiness Fest: Towards communication with purpose

Mahatma Gandhi said that “happiness is when what you think, what you say and what you do are in harmony”. In that sense, we could say that to reach an optimal degree of well-being, we need that communication accomplish its mission in an efficient way. Communicating is not just writing or speaking. If you do not think, words are symbols that betray its referent: they are noise. 

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29 AUG, 2019

Mother Teresa and Caring for the Poorest Among Us

We all know Mother Teresa, a humble frail nun, who has dedicated her life to helping the poorest people of the world. 

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28 AUG, 2019

Wangari Maathai and the Fight for Human Rights and the Environment

When a fight has been going on for a long time, it can easily seem as if it will last forever. That’s what can we say about the never-ending fight for our human rights and the environment. 

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27 AUG, 2019

Oprah Winfrey and the Power of Asking Questions

Most of us, if not all of us know about Oprah Winfrey. She is one of the richest women on the planet and one of the most influential celebrities. She was at one point, the only black billionaire in the world. Her show is one of the longest running and most successful shows ever and has inspired a whole new genre of talk shows around the globe.

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06 JUN, 2019

Mahatma Gandhi – Peace and Truth at the Heart of Freedom

We all can agree that Mahatma Gandhi is one of the most exceptional human beings who has ever lived. His fight for freedom in the most nonviolent way imaginable is the stuff of legends, and deservingly so.

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04 JUN, 2019

Albert Einstein and His Quantum Leap for Humanity

One of the greatest scientists of all time was the renowned physicist Albert Einstein. He brought us the theory of relativity, the famous formula E = mc2 which every person, from the age of ten to 110 knows.

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02 JUN, 2019

Carl Jung – The Power of Unconsciousness

Everyone at all interested in psychology has heard of Carl Jung – that’s how widely influential his teachings and views are. Modern psychology can hardly exist without Carl Jung.

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31 MAY, 2019

Rudolph Steiner – The Wisdom of the Being

The system of education we have today is filled with flaws, and it’s about time we did something to create a positive change, no matter how small or large. We need to do everything we can to create a better system for our children and all the youth of the world of tomorrow.

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29 MAY, 2019

Thich Nhat Hanh – The Importance of Planting Seeds

If we are to spread happiness throughout the world through efficient practices like mindfulness and compassion, we need to include the children as well.

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27 MAY, 2019

Lao Tzu – The Greatest Book Ever Written

No one looking to live life in perfect harmony with themselves and happiness can omit the teachings of Taoism. It doesn’t matter if you’re religious or not; the lessons of Taoism can help you in many ways. They mostly are talked about in Tao Te Ching; likely the most excellent book ever written.

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