March 13th (DIT Aungier St. Dublin, 6pm in room 3-077)
Daniel Capistrano, Postdoctoral Research Fellow at UCD Geary Institute, will give a presentation on 'Attitudes to Basic Income in Ireland: new evidence from the European Social Survey'. The ESS shows a remarkable level of support for basic income in Ireland. How reliable is it? How does it compare with other European countries? What does it tell us about how to campaign for basic income?'
Trinity Workshop on March 5th
There will also be a workshop on March 5th in Trinity College Dublin in museum house,
room GGSR - A. Time 10am - 2pm. This is a collaborative workshop between Academics Stand against Poverty, Basic Income Ireland and Development Studies Association Ireland (civil society working group) on 'Basic Income as a solution to poverty?'. The aim of this workshop is to promote dialogue between advocates of BI and ordinary citizens and other civil society groups working against poverty. Is a Basic Income the answer to poverty? Should anti-poverty groups make it one of their central demands? All welcome ! Do join in and have your say!
Upcoming Public Meeting Dates:
- March 13th (DIT Aungier St. Dublin, 6pm in room 3-077)
- April 10th (DIT Aungier St. Dublin, 6pm in room 3-077)
- May 8th (DIT Aungier St. Dublin, 6pm in room 3-077)
- June 12th (DIT Aungier St. Dublin, 6pm in room 3-077)
- Sept. TBD*
- Oct. 16th.
- Nov. 13th.
- Dec. 11th.
Full location and time details will follow in the coming weeks/months.
*International Basic Income week will probably be Sept.16th. - 23rd.
As ever, all are welcome to attend any and all of the above meetings!
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