On the definition of Unconditional Basic Income

The German Basic Income Network (Netzwerk Grundeinkommen) has defined four criteria for UBI, and the international BIEN (Basic Income Earth Network) has defined five. The regional UBI Initiative Rhein-Main (Germany, founded in 2015) has agreed however upon twelve criteria as a result of years of activism and numerous discussions with supporters and opponents of UBI. […]

What is Universal Basic Income?

Here’s the definition the Frankfurt/Rhein-Main campaign group for UBI is working with: Unconditional Basic Income is an income that meets the following twelve criteria: 1. It is universal, everybody is entitled to it without means testing. 2. It is individual, no matter how old, whether married or not, living in a household with others or […]