On September 29, 2016, Live Happy published an interview with World Happiness Summit founder Luis Gallardo about the how’s and why’s of the upcoming event. An excerpt from the interview, by Donna Stokes, follows:
“Join the party in Miami from March 17–19.
It is important to understand that happiness is reached through a holistic combination of abstract elements, like mindfulness and virtue, and material elements like work, personal liberties, good governance and social bonds.
We are creating a movement dedicated to increasing awareness on happiness as a life choice; WoHaSu is a new forum focused on how to improve GNH (Gross National and Personal Happiness) instead of GNP (Gross National Product). The same way the World Economic Forum was born 45 years ago to focus on the economy and corporations, we want to start a new movement to focus on happiness and people. New lenses are needed for a world in transformation.”
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