13th October 2016

A presentation on political prospects and challenges

Jurgen De Wispelaere will be giving a presentation on Basic Income in Our Time: Political Prospects, Political Challenges in London on the 3rd November. Click here for further information  

13th October 2016

The next BIEN Congress, September 2017 in Lisbon

The next BIEN (Basic Income Earth Network) Congress will be held in Lisbon from the 25th to the 27th September 2017. (This will be part of the Portuguese Basic Income Read More

28th September 2016

Labour Party conference: a meeting to discuss Basic Income

On Tuesday 27 September the think tanks Compass and Christians on the Left sponsored a fringe meeting on ‘Universal Basic Income – should Labour lead the Way?’ Speakers included Zoe Williams, Jonathan Read More

21st September 2016

Citizen’s Income news: September 2016

On the 1st February 2016 Ronnie Cowan MP asked a written question in Parliament: ‘Department for Work and Pensions: Means-tested Benefits: Operating Costs: Commons25133: To ask the Secretary of State Read More

21st September 2016

Compass report launched

A report on the launch event for the Compass report Universal Basic Income: An idea whose time has come? House of Commons, Monday 6th June Committee Room 11 was packed Read More

19th September 2016

Members of Parliament debate Citizen’s Income

On Wednesday 14th September a Westminster Hall debate took place about a Universal Basic Income. To watch the debate, click here. (The UBI debate begins at 16.37)  The written record Read More