Participate in the Europe-wide #citysignselfie

An Europe-wide initiative aims at a photo-puzzle visualizing the motto of the 7th International Basic Income Week: “Building Social Cohesion in Europe!” The idea is to invite people from all over Europe to make photographs of persons placed beside the town sign or...

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Basic Income Week 2014: Building Social Cohesion in Europe

Europe is facing increasingly violent conflicts, both within EU countries and on the EU periphery. After six years of recession and four years of austerity imposed by the “troika” bringing record levels of poverty and unemployment, there were street battles involving...

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Open Letter To All Candidates For The European Parliament

May 9th is celebrated as the day of Europe. UBIE wishes to take this opportunity to send an open letter to all candidates to the European elections in order to know how they stand on hte issue of the unconditional basic income. All supporters are invited to spread...

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Watch the videostream of our conference in Brussels

On the 10th of april 2014 a conference took place in Brussels about UBI. Watch the conference of Unconditional Basic Income Europe (UBIE) at the European Economic and Social Committee in Brussels. The end of the video will end abruptly, because youtube only gives 8...

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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...

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