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The 2023 World Happiness Report: An Asia-Pacific Perspective

The 11th edition of the World Happiness Report (WHR) was released on Monday, March 20, 2023, the International Day of Happiness. First published in 2012, the annual report reflects a growing…

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Deepening the Impact of Education for Sustainable Development through Social Emotional Learning and Happiness

Global Happiness Council Education Policy Briefs give us the space to re-imagine education to support psychosocial well-being of learners and educators as a foundation for effective teaching and…

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Peter Schmidt on Moving Towards Well-being Economics

After two years of pandemic, in the midst of the new armed conflict and geopolitical tension as well as an inflation and debt crisis, pursuing the 2030 Agenda with its Sustainable Development Goals…

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Implementing SDG 11: Sustainable cities and communities

The goal of SDG 11 is to make cities inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable. In this video Paul Strickland from the La Trobe Business School contextualizes SDG 11 on sustainable cities and…

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Introducing SDG 11: Sustainable cities and communities

SDG 11 is entitled Sustainable cities and communities. Half of humanity currently lives in cities. The amount of city dwellers is expected to continue to grow, both in absolute numbers and in…

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The Adaptation Conundrum and Progress Paradoxes

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The U Curve

Learn about the Happiness U-Curve, or the system that measures life experiences to determine when we have the most life satisfaction. This video is licensed under the CC BY-NC-SA license.

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Introducing well-being

From Carol Graham, one of the first economists to start thinking about happiness and wellbeing as part of science, learn about happiness and its complex connection to our health, relationships and…

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Measures of well-being

Societal progress is about improvements in the well-being of people and households. Assessing such progress requires looking not only at the functioning of the economic system but also at the diverse…

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Poverty reduction in East Asia

Progress in the fight against poverty has been made in the poorest large countries in Asia in the last 40 years and the pace of progress in eliminating poverty has been particularly impressive in…

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Korea's Development Standing Today by SDGs

SDG Index Dashboard for OECD Countries. Learn about the SDSN’s illustrative SDG-based scorecard on the outcome of Korea’s developmental efforts over the last 50 years or so. This video…

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Happy Learning! Education for a Sustainable and Happy World

This panel discussion, hosted by the SDG Academy, reviews the role of Education for Sustainable Development in achieving a sustainable and happy world. Panelists: Mr. Alexander Leicht, Chief of…

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Towards a New Virtue Ethics for Sustainable Development

I think it's important that the the fundamental teachings of Buddhism include interrelatedness. We call it "dependent origination." Buddhist economics is in contrast to the modern…

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Youth and Food: New Entrepreneurs in the Food Systems

This chapter discusses new sustainability careers in the agri-food sector, including robotics, artificial intelligence, biotechnology, and genomics. Current educational systems do not prepare…

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