Unconditional basic income ‘will be liberating for everyone’

World Finance interviews Barbara Jacobson, UK organisers of the European Citizens’ Initiative for an Unconditional Basic Income, and chair of UBIE. Unconditional basic income: the key to alleviating Europe’s alarming unemployment levels, or misdirected socialist macroeconomics? World Finance talks to Barbara Jacobson, one of the organisers of the European Citizens’ […]

First major conference to discuss Unconditional Basic Income at the European Union

Unconditional Basic Income Europe is happy to invite you to its first major conference in Brussels, on April 10th 2014. Politicians and major European organisations working in the fields of health, poverty, democracy, education and the environment will discuss the potential benefits of unconditional basic income at the European Economic […]

The year basic income made it back to the table

In 2013, a european citizens’ initiative collected 285,000 signatures in 10 months. The initiative did not pass the required million signatures but succeeded in reviving the debate about unconditional basic income in Europe. This presentation highlights some key successes achieved this year: