SADC BIG E-Newsletter Issue 1 March 2014


The Southern African Development Community member states are characterized by high levels of poverty and some of the highest levels of inequality globally, albeit endowed with high levels of mineral resources. It is against this background that the SADC BIG Coalition is calling for the introduction of a SADC – wide universal cash transfer in the form of a Basic Income Grant (BIG) that will be funded predominantly by a tax on extractives but does not rule out other funding options.

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