At the online event we will exchange ideas on how the coronavirus epidemic and the ensuing economic crisis have affected unconditional basic income (UBI) as a progressive innovation. Can the UBI become a reality, a pillar of future social policy?
The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) is a non-profit German foundation funded by the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany, and headquartered in Bonn and Berlin. It was founded in 1925 and is named after Germany's first democratically elected President, Friedrich Ebert. FES is committed to the advancement of both socio-political and economic development in the spirit of social democracy, through civic education, research, and international cooperation. Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung is the oldest political foundation in Germany.