Aims and goals

The conference “Universal basic income: for new social contract in Europe”, will achieve following goals:

  • To launch an in-depth debate on normative and pragmatic arguments for the implementation of UBI in Europe, together with a broader discussion on welfare state and economic reality in the changing world;
  • Present economic models of UBI, jointly with the exchange of information on partially implemented basic income schemes in EU and abroad.
  • To support THE EUROPEAN CITIZENS' INITIATIVE (ECI) conserning introduction of Universal Basic Income in European Union. It is expected that signature collection will start right after the September's BIEN conference in Munich.