A few days ago GHO Sweden announced the Swedish Happiness Promoter of 2012. The award went to Daniel Mendoza, founder, president and publisher of Good News Magazine.

On Sunday 27th of January, GHO launched its organization in Portugal. Portugal is the first country in Europe, other than Sweden, in which the organization is now running operations. This launch represents a great step for GHO towards its global expansion.

Watch GHO's new commercial that premiered on Wednesday November 7th at the Stockholm Film Festival.

NORTH CAROLINA - Global Happiness Organization plans to make their US
launch in Carrboro, NC on August 20th with a campaign designed to
demonstrate the importance of generosity.

The European Football Championship kicks off on Friday. It is speculated who will win the title, how many tickets will be sold, what winner would be best financially for the EU and so on. But few have considered what winner would be best for the happiness in the world.

The first world happiness report has finally been published. It was commissioned for the April 2nd United Nations Conference on Happiness and published by the Earth Institute.