Happiness day (ENG)




A Happy Notice ❤️

We know that now, more than ever, people need to be reminded why we were voted the “HAPPIEST NATION IN THE WORLD”.

Therefore, we have high expectations for 2021 on International Happiness Day-Sat. March 20th.

We will have a great program -which will be published shortly-and we know that together we can change the culture in our beautiful country to be even more appreciative of our resources and everything that makes Denmark such a great place to live! 



The HAPPINESS is BEST when SHARED message emanated the inspiring  event, which marked the United Nations International Day of Happiness on March 20, 2020.

We will spread the message and mark the day again this year -  March 20, 2020.

Come and join us

Three times, the UN has chosen the Danes as the happiest people in the world. What is the secret of true happiness and how can we share it with others? Happiness is found in many places; in love, song, music, dance, community and sometimes by something tasty. Many senses were touched when last year's International Day of Happiness was celebrated.

Focus your happiness, do something good for yourself and others and mark the calendar and join us on March 20, 2020.

Take a spring stroll in Copenhagen and help us celebrate International Happiness Day

The date is the same every year:

March 20th

Find new ways to celebrate the day.

Schools, companies, institutions can all participate!

Be a part of the celebration and spread the joy - the party has already begun.

2020 program


Program Højbro Plads, Friday March 20th 2020:

14.30 Bertel Haarder - Opening speach

14.45 Prahl - Music

15.10 Nicola Lee Engel - Fitness coach

15.30 Isabella Nielsen - Jazz vocalist

15.50 Vibeke Koushede - ABC Mental Health

16.00 Dancegruop

16.20 M'Ndavi -  Soul/Jazz/Electronic

16.35 UN - Speach

16.45 Gospel featuring Teejaie

17.00 Franciska Rosenkilde

17.15 Prahl- Music

17.30 Vicki Lang - Closing speach



Vicki Lang is best known for her communication skills and as a collage artist, specializing in personal collages. Her passion is people and seeing them become the best version of themselves. Vicki is the initiator of the celebration of International Happiness Day in Denmark, where the first event was held on March 20, 2018

Jazz vocalist


Jazz vocalist Isabella Nielsen lives in Copenhagen, where she also grew up. After various music projects and experiences, she moved to New York for a short period, where she became acquainted with the city's intense jazz scene.

In New York, Isabella contributed in a jazz musical, and experienced many of New York's clubs from the stage and not least Isabella got to sing with Grammy winner Gregory Porter at Harlem's legendary jazz club St. Nick's Pub. Isabella is especially inspired by Dinah Washington, Sarah Vaughan and Nancy Wilson.

Culture & Leisure Mayor


Culture and Leisure Mayor in Copenhagen. I work for a sustainable transformation of Copenhagen, with more time for meaningful communities and less stress, cleaner air, greener food and fewer cars. More culture and nature. More local democracy



M'Ndavi is a Nigerian Polish duo that brings African rhythms, electronic beats and eastern passages into a jazzy universe. 

Midwife, MPH, ph.d.


Professor MSO in Mental Health at the National Institute of Public Health, SDU. Vibeke works with mental health promotion from a multidisciplinary and cross-sectoral approach, where she tries to bridge research, policy and practice. She is the initiator and project manager for the ABC Mental Health Initiative and Partnership.



Born in Paris 1973, but raised in Denmark. Oliver has worked on several Jazz-cd's and TV-programs, on solo projects as well as with other artists.

In 1999 Oliver received the Ben Webster award.

These days Oliver plays the organ at the Elias church on Versterbrogade.

Fitness Coach


Danish/American Nicola Lee Engel daughter of Scott Walker, the singer is an extremely talented and motivational speaker and fitness coach with SATS Danmark where she is a master instructor and club coordinator. 

Member of Parlement


Happy talk by Bertil Haarder from 2019 - see the whole speach here.

Ambassador for Happiness Day, Bertel Haarder, Member of Parliament and author. In 2005, Haarder won in Who Will Be a Millionaire on TV2, where he gave his prize to the disability organization Marjatta. In addition, he has rapped for "Grand Danois" - an award show sent by DR1. He is a capable croquet player and won the John Players International at DTU in 2003 and 2004.



Teejaie, also known as Tony James is a lover of God and an International Worship Leader, with a difference. He is a dynamic worshiper who brings God’s glory down through music. His ministry is with its unique style ranging from Praise worship to Gospel R&B, Afro-pop and many more.

Based in Denmark, his versatility and skill combined with the anointing have made him one the most sort after Music ministers of this generation. Teejaie believes it’s time to get back to the heart of worship and be part of the worship revolution God has started in Europe. He is married to Aby and they have two wonderful children Elliot and Jeremy.



Tobias Prahl band is a folk/pop/rock band, centrered around the 25 year old singer/songwriter Tobias Riviera Prahl. The band is easy listning music written in both danish and english. The lyrics are often inspired by the little joys and tragedies in every day life that we all exsperience.

Donation info:


Arbejdernes Landsbank Filialen i City

Vesterbrogade 5
1502 Kbh. V

Konto: Foreningen Int. Day of Happiness
Reg nr: 5301 Konto nr: 0000271660



CVR: 39005344

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