Focusing on basic services, such as housing, food, communications and transport, is, we conclude, far more effective at driving down the cost of living than spending the same money on existing services, or on redistribution.
The Shelter basic service aims to ensure that everyone has access to safe and affordable housing in their local community.
Keeping all citizens connected in our increasingly digital world.
Here at the IGP our Social Prosperity Network has been working on the idea of Universal Basic Services as part of a stream looking at the future shape of welfare and social security programs. Our report last year has garnered significant interest and we are holding a roundtable meeting at the IGP on April 19th … Continue reading Roundtable – April 19th 2018
The Transport basic service aims to ensure that everyone can access local services, employment opportunities, and participate in their local community.
The Food basic service aims to ensure that food insecurity is eliminated.