August 27, 2014 6:04 PM
The Party of European Socialists (PES) President Sergei Stanishev today called on Europe’s leaders to guarantee a strong Commission that will bring the progressive change that Europe desperately needs.
August 04, 2014 10:17 AM
Barbara Prammer, President of the Austrian Parliament, former SPÖ-Frauen chairwoman and former Federal Minister for Women’s Affairs, died on the 3rd of August, after a year of long fight against cancer.
July 28, 2014 2:07 PM
The PES leadership commemorates the victims of flight MH17, which was downed on 17 July in the Eastern Ukraine on its way from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur. Among the 298 victims, 80 children lost their lives.
July 24, 2014 9:30 AM
On 22 and 23 August the Progressive Alliance organised an exchange on ‘the global fight against inequality’ in Montevideo, Uruguay. 'As progressives, we have seen the world evolve at a high speed in the last couple of years, often to the detriment of the weakest in our society', says Marije Laffeber, Deputy Secretary General of the PES. 'We need a new agenda, a new global message, with equality and social justice at its core.'
July 16, 2014 5:11 PM
PES leaders today discussed the upcoming political priorities for the next 5 years and EU institution’s key positions that must implement them ahead of the European Council.