Among the many members who spoke to the impacts from 2016. For 2017, Brian Dodd from Engineers Without Boarders, Holly Robinson, and Disability Action Hall and Poverty Talks member Brad Robertson shared why the City needs to begin conversations with both levels of government about basic income.
|Brian Dodd from Engineers Without Boarders |
speaks about how the next step for Calgary is basic income.
|Brad Robertson speaks of how good basic income design |
also includes services, supports and medical needs.
Brian spoke about how a basic income is about all Calgarians having enough income to thrive and how it is part of the Enough for All Strategy. Brad spoke about how good basic income design includes supports, services and medical benefits.
If you would like to learn more about this idea, check out the films and articles on the Basic Income Canada website.