Fast Company Last June, Spain rolled out possibly the world’s largest basic income program across the entire country. The minimum subsistence income aimed to provide support for
Basic Income Canada Network is a unique national organization dedicated to ensuring everyone can meet basic needs and live with dignity.
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What Is Basic Income?
A basic income guarantee could completely change the way you make decisions and live your life.
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Basic income movements are happening on local, provincial/territorial, national and international levels.
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Groundbreaking report shows how Canada could fund a basic income
As the need for basic income grows, we are often asked how Canada could best design and pay for it. To answer that, we asked a team to model some fair, effective and feasible options. Our report, Basic Income: Some Policy Options for Canada does just that.
what we stand for
We want a basic income implemented in Canada, one that is grounded in principles of universality, adequacy, non-conditionality, autonomy, dignity, and economic and gender equality, and that works in synergy with public services. We stand with people in Canada calling on their governments to make basic income a reality.
It’s time to put Basic Income on the national agenda! Join Sheila J Regehr, Chair, Basic Income Canada Network, Hon. Margaret Norrie McCain, Former Lt.
Vancouver Sun Economist Evelyn L. Forget has been thinking about the often contentious issue of guaranteed basic income for decades. An earlier version of this
Wales Online Poverty in Wales would be halved if the Welsh Government established a universal basic income (UBI) system in the country, a major study
Honourable MP: The 2021 Election has been held and Parliament reconvenes soon. Priorities must be set by the Cabinet for Canada to advance the well-being
Today, Senator Kim Pate introduced Bill S-212 and gave notice of a motion calling on the Senate to study economic recovery that leaves no one