Any national government that attempts to move from simple well-being measurements to actual policy applications that will deal with increasing well-being will face many challenges.
Many initiatives in the 2019 Global Happiness and Wellbeing Policy Report face these challenges head-on, by bringing well-being monitoring closer to policymakers. They do this by producing shorter and more communicative dashboards of indicators, which are also timed to go in line with strategic decisions.
It is an essential first step as it can raise awareness and shape public dialogue. However, it mostly remains in the domain of measurement.