Calendar


May 1 all-day Worldwide
Labor Day should not be about demanding ‘more jobs’ or higher wages. Labor Day should be about struggling for the emancipation from unnecessary labor, unchosen labor, exploited labor. It should be a celebration for reducing[...]
May 3 @ 14:00 – 16:00
On May 3, the York Union is hosting a public lecture by BIEN cofounder Guy Standing, who will talk about themes from his 2016 book The Corruption of Capitalism. More information: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/professor-guy-standing-corruption-of-capitalism-tickets-33329584685Share this:Click to share[...]
May 8 @ 20:30 – 22:00
BIEN co-founder Guy Standing (Professorial Research Associate at SOAS) has written a new introduction to basic income, Basic Income: And How We Can Make It Happen, which will be published by Pelican Books on May 4, 2017. Guy[...]
May 11 @ 19:00 – 21:30
BIEN co-founder Philippe Van Parijs (Université catholique de Louvain) will deliver the second annual Ailsa McKay Memorial Lecture at Glasgow Caledonian University on May 11, 2017. Van Parijs’s lecture is titled “Basic Income: A radical proposal for[...]
May 24 @ 20:00 – 00:00
Open to all (not just women), this event will present feminist perspectives on basic income — featuring speakers Annie Miller (Citizens Basic Income Network Scotland), Jen Broadhurst (Glasgow Calladonian University), and Zara Kitson (Scottish Greens), as well[...]
Jun 16 – Jun 17 all-day
The 2017 North American Basic Income Guarantee (NABIG) Congress, co-organized by the US Basic Income Guarantee (USBIG) Network and the Basic Income Canada Network,will convene at: The Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College 2180 Third[...]
Jul 13 – Jul 14 all-day
The University of Minho’s 2017 Summer School in Political Philosophy & Public Policy, which has been scheduled for July 13-15, will center on the theme “Philosophical Ideas for a Brave New World of Work”. As[...]
Sep 18 – Sep 24 all-day worldwide
The 10th international Basic Income Week will be held from 25th until 30th of september 2017.   For all information and acivities, go to the international website http://basicincomeweek.org/calendar/ Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens[...]
Sep 25 – Sep 29 all-day
The 10th annual International Basic Income Week will take place September 25-30, 2017. As in previous years, Basic Income events will be scheduled globally to coincide with this week. Details will be available later. Photo: CC BY-NC-ND[...]
Sep 25 – Sep 27 all-day Portuguese National Parliament
  The 17th BIEN Congress will be held in Lisboa, Portugal, at the Portuguese National Parliament, from the 25th through the 27th of September, 2017. It will take place as part of the Portuguese Basic[...]
Sep 25 – Sep 26 all-day
BIEN’s 2017 congress will discuss the different aspects of the politics of a basic income under the general theme: Implementing a Basic Income. Invited keynote speakers include Evelyn L. Forget (Manitoba, Canada), Elizabeth Rhodes (California,[...]
Aug 23 – Aug 24 all-day
Basic Income and the New Universalism: Rethinking the Welfare State in the 21st Century The 18th BIEN Congress will be held at the University of Tampere in Tampere, Finland, from August 24-25, 2018, with a[...]