Universal Basic Income - Nominated for Petition of the Year 2022

Published 29/06/2022   |   Last Updated 25/07/2022   |   Reading Time minutes

A petition for the Welsh Government to expand the Universal Basic Income pilot for care leavers.

What happened?

  • Petition had over 1,000 signatures.
  • Welsh Government accepted all five of the Petitions Committee’s recommendations in their report, with two accepted in principle.
  • Petition drew attention to the Welsh Government’s Universal Basic Income pilot, and challenged the Government to develop a broader, richer trial.



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