PILOTS & EXPERIMENTS
Researcher Will Schneider discusses the optimism for and potential limitations of cash transfers as a way to decrease child maltreatment.
A nonprofit in Washington, D.C., has launched a guaranteed income pilot program supporting Black mothers with current or recent child welfare involvement.
Research shows that guaranteeing employment or a basic income helps reduce violence and prevent people from entering the criminal system.
Our author looks at the growing number of basic income trials and pilots around the world, and the evidence gained from them.
Pennsylvania lawmakers said they plan to introduce legislation directing an agency to study the efficacy of a universal basic income program.
Guaranteed income programs have been launched in more than a dozen cities across the U.S. Is this the start of true Universal Basic Income?
Kipp Kahlia spent several decades touring as a guitarist with reggae artists from Jamaica until illness forced her to put a halt to her career. She began offering private guitar and bass lessons as a stopgap solution, still envisioning herself writing and performing songs some day that championed social justice and fostered understanding and empathy among audiences.
By Becca Costello See original post here. A trio of proposed pilot programs aims to improve financial empowerment for Cincinnati
Guaranteed basic income could make a dent in the ongoing homelessness crisis in San Francisco, advocates say, and an ongoing program seeks to measure the impact of monthly payments to people who are currently unhoused.
By: Dahaba Ali Hussen See original post here. A universal basic income of £1,600 a month is to be
Basic Income Program for High School Students Named Finalist in Fast Company’s 2023 World Changing Idea Awards
NEW ORLEANS , May 2, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — The 50 Dollar Study was named a Finalist in the Social Justice Category of Fast Company ‘s 2023
Your town might be sitting on pandemic cash it could use to build a grocery store or launch a guaranteed-basic-income pilot
By: Juliana Kaplan See original post here. KEY POINTS: When the pandemic hit, older people in Charleston, West Virginia,
By: Kofi Kenyatta See original post here. Arlyssa Heard struggles with crushing debt from student loans and a high-interest
A campaigner says she hopes a Universal Basic Income (UBI) Scheme could be “this generation’s version of the NHS”.
Milestone reached in Ireland’s Basic Income for the Arts pilot with commencement of the research program
See original post here. After six months of operation, a milestone has been reached in the landmark Basic Income
See original post here. All of our kids should have the freedom to dream big and pursue their goals.
See original post here. The Oregon legislature is considering a bill that supporters argue could set a path to
See original post here. CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu is all set to make history by becoming the first state in India
By: Ximena Conde See original post here. Nia Samuels’ second pregnancy came at a time of turmoil. Her partner
See original post here. The Spring Budget will not deliver a universal basic income to support those struggling with
See original post here. The Catalan government’s ambitious €800/month universal basic income pilot program, which was initially supposed to begin in
See original post here. PORTLAND, Ore. — If passed a proposed bill in Oregon would introduce the first statewide Basic
By: Jonathan Weisman See original post here. CHICAGO — Christopher Ellington’s South Side photography studio crashed in 2020 with
By: Virginia Barreda See original post here. Interested in the chance to pocket an extra $500 each month for two years?
See original post here. By: MAYA MILLER Thousands of homeless high school seniors would receive $1,000 a month for
See original post here. Two of the largest counties in the US are leading a new coalition to advocate for
See original post here. By: HALAH AHMAD & STEPHEN NUÑEZ & HOPE WOLLENSACK Unconditional cash assistance is having a moment. Even
See original post here. By: Oliver Povey Universal basic income (UBI), sometimes known as guaranteed income, would provide a regular
Basic Income: Who will again receive monthly checks of $600 if the StepUp pilot program in Durham is renewed?
See original post here. In Durham, North Carolina, authorities are analyzing the possibility of extending their universal basic income
By: William Tong In December, Evanston began giving $500 each month to 150 residents as part of the city’s
By: LINDSEY TOOMER For a few hundred members of Denver’s unhoused population, the Denver Basic Income Project has provided