The new Freedom to Vote Act would expand access to voting, improve election integrity, confront dark money, and ban gerrymandering.
How Economic Precariousness affects many groups of individuals, and how that impacts everyone.
What really is the motivation for Facebook (and Twitter) in attempting to be the arbitrator of financial inclusion on a global scale?
The nature of work may well be changing, how would a Universal Basic Income help people prepare for the change?
Bank of Ghana partners with Giesecke+Devrient to pilot a CBDC in September 2021, making Ghana the first African country to pilot a CBDC.
Basic Income and Guaranteed Income are not anti-capitalist or socialist ideas.
There are a variety of ways cancelling student debt will benefit students, the economy, and help students better respond to the challenges of today.
Some recent details on how the Child Tax Credit is making a positive impact for U.S. families.
Guaranteed Income or Basic Income are types of Cash Transfers. Here are the Myths vs. Reality of Cash Transfers, provided by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and UNICEF
Guaranteed Income would reduce domestic violence and financial abuse. It is the power to say "NO".
As part of the Economic Inclusion Hub DIGICEN examines the benefits of Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC).
After minting $230 million and including the first financial institution, Jamaica's CBDC Pilot is getting started.
Through COVID-19 and after unrest, talk of #BasicIncome is picking up again in South Africa.
The next Basic Income March of 2021 is planned for Saturday, September 25th, 2021!
The Mayors for a Guaranteed Income (MGI) initiative has already received the support of over 50 mayors across the U.S with several pilot programs already in the works.
UBI is a foundational income floor. UBI can use poverty-line data to do that, and governments, states, or cities can implement UBI policy to ensure UBI.
The Ways & Means Committee’s Building an Economy for Families Act takes action for working families. It permanently expands the #ChildTaxCredit, a crucial lifeline keeping households afloat. #BEFAct
The For The People Act would empower voters, ensuring every person has the right to participate.
DIGICEN endorses these Democracy and Civic Participation & Empowerment initiatives.
"We can have democracy in this country, or we can have great wealth concentrated in the hands of a few, but we can't have both." Justice Louis D. Brandeis
UBI can reduce the risk to starting an entrepreneurial venture and help create better socially-conscious jobs.
The Open App Markets Act is a new bill that aims to alter the mobile software ecosystem in a positive way.
Digital Inclusion vs Digital Economic Inclusion, what's the difference?
Central Bank Digital Currency or CBDC is a digital form of fiat currency issued by a central bank.
Tools, known as democracy tech, are being created so that anyone can access them on their devices for a more robust civil society.
What really is the quality of opportunity available in the Gig Economy and making money online?
Can ordinary citizens help reduce wealth inequality and poverty? Yes, and DIGICEN advocates for Digital Economic Inclusion.
How does Economic Inclusion, Digital Inclusion, and Democratic Engagement, lead to an Innovation cycle?
SDG1: "End poverty in all its forms everywhere". How can Digital Economic Inclusion help with SDG1?
Cash-Transfers (CTC, UBI) and Digital Economic Inclusion, would reduce crime and domestic violence.
DIGICEN advocates against the use of cryptocurrencies for a variety of reasons. 15 pitfalls of cryptoeconomics:
Families on average received $423 for the month. One of the most momentous laws passed in decades, the expanded Child Tax Credit
What is Digital Economic Inclusion? Why does digicen.org advocate for UBI and CBDCs?