New European Citizens’ Initiative for Basic Income

After long deliberations and after various submitted versions, the European Commission has decided to allow the new ECI-UBI 2020. The retrieval of the signatures can start ultimately November 15th and will take one year. It will probably start in the Basic Income Week (14-20 september 2020). https://basicincome-europe.org http://basicincomeweek.org Title of […]


Petitions for any type of BasicIncome or HelicopterMoney   Recently updated !

This should be an overview of all petitions in Europe and beyond demanding some kind of income, Basic Income, Helicopter Money, Citizens Dividend, Corona Allowance, etc NOTE: many actions for a “basic income” are not about ‘Basic Income -UBI’ as referred below. They mostly have one or more conditions which […]


Emergency basic income for the EU – now!

Ursula von der Leyen, Head of the European Commission, Christine Lagarde, Head of the European Central Bank, Mário Centeno, President of the Eurogroup and Finance ministers of all European Member States This petition is run by Unconditional Basic Income Europe Petition text We call on the European Union, and the Eurogroup […]


Math is what’s needed to understand the cost of basic income

The Cost of Universal Basic Income is the Net Transfer Amount, Not the Gross Price Tag Why every estimate of UBI that simply multiplies the number of recipients by the amount received is simply wrong Imagine a group of 5 people. They have an income distribution of $10, $20, $30, $50, […]