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Basic Income: Principles, Practice and Lessons Download as iCal file
Tuesday 28 March 2017, 10:00 - 11:30


This webinar will cover:

  • What basic income is - and isn't - including 'full' and 'partial' basic income

  • Income as a determinant of health

  • The benefits of basic income

  • Examples of basic income and basic income-like initiatives

  • Principles of good basic income program design

  • The cost of basic income and how it can be funded

  • The status of Ontario's basic income pilot project, and Ontario’s fledgling basic income movement


(Registration closes March 24)

This webinar is co-organized by: Ontario Healthy Communities Coalition and Basic Income Canada Network

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Presenter Bios

RobRainerRob Rainer

Rob Rainer has held senior leadership positions in the non-profit sector since 1993, including a stint as interim Executive Director of the Green Party of Canada. Rob has been a long-time advocate for basic income. He currently serves on the Advisory Council of the Basic Income Canada Network and chairs the Ontario Basic Income Network.



jeffkohl2Jeff Kohl

Jeff Kohl has worked as a Healthy Communities Consultant since 1999 and has considerable experience in the areas of healthy communities, diversity and inclusion, community development, health promotion and community engagement.