A free, basic income project was launched in the Namibian village of Otjivero. Every resident under retirement age received 100 Namibian dollars a month. How did this experiment change the villagers' lives?
The 5-Star Movement triumphed in Italy's election and intends to carry through on the promise of a basic income. Party officials insist that they can make it a reality sooner or later, Michele Bertelli reports.
Berlin Mayor Michael Müller wants Germany to introduce what he terms a solidarity-based basic income. While some say his label isn't accurate, the plan throws critical light on the country's welfare program, Hartz IV.
The gap between rich and poor in the European housing market is widening as the number of homeless people on the continent grows, according to a new study. Germany, too, has been affected — for a number of reasons.
The Canadian province of Ontario plans to give up to 4,000 low-income households a guaranteed basic income for three years. Finland recently began its own basic income experiment, reports Jillian Kestler-D'Amours.
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