Wed, 11 Mar 2015. Last updated Thu, 25 Jun 2015 09:01
"Love and Share" is the theme of the International Day of Happiness 2015, which aims to act for prosperity, progressiveness, happiness and together creates a happier environment to live and to work. Time of implementing activities in response to International Day of Happiness is from March 8 to March 21, in which the peak time is on March 20. Activities within the framework of International Day of Happiness will include workshops, conferences, trainings, seminars, forums, contests and competitions, cultural and artistic activities, sports, and other appropriate forms of happiness in general, including personal happiness, family happiness, and happiness in community, carrier, school and society in Vietnam.
The organization of the International Day of Happiness contributes to raising awareness at all levels, from industry, organization, individual, family, and society about the International Day of Happiness in Vietnam. Therefore, specific actions are practically built happy families, happy communities, while promoting the participation and coordination among all levels, sectors and strata and the cooperation and assistance of local and international organizations for the day's activities.
This is one of the most important international events in Vietnam, which proves that Vietnam has been increasingly appropriated the world public in terms of organizing these sorts of event. Accordingly, in addition to the art program celebrating International Day of Happiness, in the event organizers will also award on Writing Contest about happy family on Culture Report for individuals awarded. According to information from the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, International Day of happiness (20/3) with the theme this year is "Love and sharing," with many diverse activities will take place during March 2015.
The peak phase of activity celebrates the International Day of Happiness is Happiness Week taking place from March 16 - 23 2015. The operation of Happiness Week will be associated with the anniversaries in March, while attached to the 40th Anniversary of the Liberation of South Vietnam, North-South Reunion (30/4 / 1975-30 / 4/2015). Happiness Week in Vietnam has many interesting activities taking place across the country, such as a mass wedding ceremony for couples under provisions, ensuring civilized, and saving; celebration of old couples; mothers' meetings and exchanges... Besides, there are other activities such as exhibitions, photographs, night of poetry, art and cultural activities, sports and tourism... In particular, the Department of Family, Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism will coordinate with City Ho Chi Minh Department of Culture, Sports organized art program themed "Happy Melody" with many elaborated performances, promises to bring audiences meaningful gifts.
During this March, the cultural sector to organize promotional activities on International Day of happiness on mass media, which emphasizes the significance of the event, theme and message of the United Nations, as well as themes, slogans and separate activities of Vietnam on International Day of Happiness. Previously, in June 2012, the United Nations declared that March 20 was selected as International Day of Happiness and 193 member countries (including Vietnam) pledged to support this day by effort to improve the quality of life, building social justice, sustainable development for the happiness of people.