The purpose of this campaign is to build a global coalition of like-minded individuals and organisations that can mobilise to make an emergency basic income a reality.
We are a group of basic income advocates coming together with a simple goal – to present an Emergency Basic Income as a policy alternative to governments around the world.
The impact of the Covid-19 pandemic has gone far beyond its impact on people’s health. The economic harm has been estimated to dwarf both the Spanish flu and the Great Depression. Countries around the world have started to pump millions into creating stimuli to revive the economy. These proposals however are long-term and long-winded in their approach and intention. What we need is the urgency and comprehensiveness of an emergency basic income
This campaign thus aims to build a global campaign, share knowledge, material, support and labour into building a collective movement. A movement that can save the lives of the billions