Well collate the submissions and send them along to Prime Minister Trudeau and key federal Cabinet members. The Basic Income Canada Network (BICN) is a voluntary, non-profit, non-partisan organization promoting informed, constructive public dialogue leading to a basic income guarantee in Canada.(...) The year 2017 marks Canada's 150th anniversary since its founding.BIEN Founded in 1986, the Basic Income European Network (BIEN) aims to serve as a link between all individuals and groups interested in basic income (i.e.a periodic cash payment unconditionally delivered to all on an individual basis, without means test or work requirement) and to foster informed discussion on this topic throughout the world.Highly recommended reading for all social researchers.There's even a four-page chapter on absolute and relative measures of adequacy.(Basic income = guaranteed annual income) Source: Toronto Star https:// Related links: Handing out money for free harder than it look https:// | Jennifer Wells: Wynnes basic income experiment deserves to live a full life https:// launches basic income pilot for 4,000 in Hamilton, Thunder Bay, Lindsay https:// Scottish Government provides £250k to support feasibility work on Basic Income pilots VATICAN: Basic income cant be ignored, says Vatican expert International Labour Office report discusses Basic Income European survey reveals significant public support for Basic Income SWITZERLAND: Zurich city parliament decides to examine a Basic Income pilot project for two city districts USA: Cash transfers to victims of Hurricane Harvey: a useful experiment CANADA: Deloitte future jobs report recommends basic income CANADA: Canadian Association of Social Workers Recommends UBIG of $20,000 As a Better Alternative Than Negative Income Tax BIEN News Flash BIENs News Flash is mailed electronically every month to over 12,000 subscribers throughout the world
We invite you to answer that question in approximately 150 words and, by September 15th, send your reply to [email protected] Income Canada Network (BICN) [ https:// ] is a voluntary, non-profit, non-partisan organization promoting informed, constructive public dialogue leading to a basic income guarantee in Canada.Call for Participation for the 10th International Basic Income Week 18 to 24 September 2017 Unconditional Basic Income is affordable! We only need to challenge and change the existing distribution of wealth!We invite activists around the world to contribute to our action week for Unconditional Basic Income (UBI).