Inspiring people, government and the broader community in the UAE to cultivate wellbeing as a way of life and enrich the greater happiness of the nation.


A survey that included more than 16,000 people across the UAE community to collect their views on how to promote happiness and wellbeing. The survey results have been communicated to government entities in order to take the necessary measures accordingly.

National Survey for Happiness and Wellbeing

A community event designed to combine entertainment and awareness of happiness and wellbeing by engaging several people who share their inspiring experiences.

Happiness Journey

A set of policies designed to enhance wellbeing for all society groups, including the ‘Back to School’ Policy which allows government employees to accompany their children to schools and nurseries on their first day of school and allows them flexible working hours where they can start work late or leave early on this important day. In addition, this initiative will be extended for one week for federal government employees who have children in nurseries and kindergartens.

Happiness and Wellbeing Policy Bundle

A meter designed to achieve real time interaction with government services customers and identify services that need improvement. Customers rate their level of happiness with government services, which allows government entities to improve their services to meet customers’ expectations.

Happiness Meter

A network that brings together Happiness and Wellbeing executives in government entities who joined the Happiness and Wellbeing Diploma in collaboration with a prestigious international university. The network works on developing programs and initiatives that promote happiness and wellbeing of UAE government employees at workplace.

Government Network of Happiness and Wellbeing Executives

A training program that aims to boost government customers’ happiness, by qualifying certified trainers who in turn will provide the necessary training for thousands of Customer Happiness Centers’ employees to enhance citizens’ happiness and satisfaction with government services.

Customer Happiness Trainers Program

A special award launched by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, to pay tribute to the outstanding performance of the front-line employees at Customer Happiness Centers in the UAE government, who show a positive spirit and perform their jobs with pride.

Happiness and Positivity Champions Medal

A series of seminars that aim to raise awareness of UAE government employees and gauge their views on incentives that would enhance happiness in the workplace and their lives in general. These seminars aim to align government work with employees’ wellbeing.

Happiness & Positivity Talks

A program aiming to ensure that all government policies are designed to promote the happiness and wellbeing of the society. A comprehensive manual and a practical tool have been developed to help government entities align their policies to promote the happiness and wellbeing of the society.

Happiness Policy Program

A program aiming to promote happiness and wellbeing of government employees at workplace. It comprises an annual assessment of the employees’ happiness and wellbeing, a manual for happiness and wellbeing at workplace in addition to other supporting initiatives.

Happiness and Wellbeing Program at Workplace

An annual meeting within the World Government Summit, which brings together happiness and wellbeing experts from around the world to exchange expertise between governments and organizations to benefit from successful experiences in boosting happiness and wellbeing in communities.

Global Dialogue for Happiness and Wellbeing

A new global council launched by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, which includes 12 scientists and experts from around the world. It aims to encourage the world community to adopt the tools and concepts to achieve happiness. The council represents a positive initiative from UAE and highlights its contribution to global efforts to promote happiness and wellbeing of communities.

Global Happiness Council

A global coalition launched by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai. The coalition aims to promote happiness as the foundation and purpose of development and relations between nations, sharing experiences and measuring the impact of leading experiences in establishing happiness as the key approach for government action.

Global Happiness Coalition