The Global Happiness Challenge Posted by Anastasia on Jun 21, 2019 in Current Affairs
Marhaba readers! Yesterday June 20th was World Refugee Day. This day is dedicated to honor and raise awareness on the situation of refugees all around the world.
The UN General Assembly decided on December 2000 that June 2oth will be celebrated as World Refugee Day, an exposure that will helpfully shed light on their situation and solicit support. In honor of this day, and being part of the UN organization myself, I would like to talk about a challenge that the UN started on March 2oth this year called : The Global Happiness Challenge.
20 March is celebrated as the UN International Day of Happiness acknowledging that happiness is a right. When in 2018 an artist from Bangladesh called Morshed Mishu saw heart wrenching images of war and displacement victims online he decided to imagine what those horrors would look like in a an alternate universe and different circumstances.
Here are some his creations :