Tag Archives: Council of Europe

EUROPE: Council of Europe adopts resolution on basic income

The Council of Europe Assembly voted on 23 January 2018 in favour of  a Resolution concerning basic income. A clear majority of the participants voted in favour of the policy (52%), while 36% voted against it and 13% abstained.   With this result, the Council of Europe has adopted the Resolution’s text. The latter was based on a report delivered

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International: BIEN participates at CO-ACTE meeting in Romania

  The last thematic meeting of the CO-ACTE project was held in Timisoara, Romania, on the 16th and 17th of September. This international meeting, titled “Democratic governance of common goods for the well-being of all today and in the future”, was attended by Basic Income Earth Network (BIEN) Executive Committee member André Coelho, as well as individuals from several other

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EUROPE: Council of Europe Releases Largely Pro-Basic Income Report

The Council of Europe has released an EU-funded report titled Living in dignity in the 21st century: Poverty and inequality in societies of human rights à the paradox of democracies in which a large group of researchers sought to determine what it will take to live with dignity in Europe in the 21st century. The report focuses on the three

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