20/01/2021 PES ENVI Network: the drive for eco-friendly and fair societies starts with sustainable cities
Europe’s cities can be world-leaders on environmental and social justice, if they embrace progressive priorities. This was the conclusion as the PES Environment, Climate Change and Energy Network convened by videoconference today.
17/12/2020 PES welcomes European Parliament report on social Europe
A strong social Europe for Just Transitions – a report adopted today by the European Parliament – is an important milestone on the road to a truly social Europe, the Party of European Socialists said today as it welcomed the measures it contains.
14/12/2020 PES environment ministers pledge to build on new ambitious emissions target
Thanks to socialists and democrats Europe is on course to lead the world on reducing emissions, PES environment ministers stated today as they welcomed the new emissions target and pledged to continue pushing for a more sustainable Europe.
10/12/2020 Socialists urge EUCO to reach agreement on recovery and MFF which fully respects the Rule of Law
PES prime ministers, leaders and European commissioners today urged the European Council to reach an agreement on the recovery and MFF which fully respects the Rule of Law. Citizens should not be denied European values or a recovery from the coronavirus crisis.
09/12/2020 Socialists from Europe's cities and regions join forces for the future of urban policy
Representatives of the Party of European Socialists yesterday led a discussion on a progressive agenda for sustainable cities with the PES Group in the European Committee of the Regions.
07/12/2020 PES agriculture ministers support a green and sustainable CAP
Negotiations on the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) must unleash the green potential of European agriculture to improve productivity and support farmers in a sustainable way, immediately and for the long-term. The sector has a valuable role to play as the EU tackles pressing environmental challenges, ministers from Europe’s progressive political family agreed today.
29/10/2020 PES ENVI Network: EU must not compromise on green future
An ambitious European Climate Law must be brought into force, the PES Environment, Climate Change & Energy Network said today.
15/10/2020 PES: EUCO must secure the recovery without compromising on European values
Socialists and democrats will today push for a swift conclusion to the MFF and the Recovery and Resilience Facility (RRF), but we will not waver on our commitment to the Rule of Law. This was the conclusion as PES prime ministers, European commissioners and leaders met in Brussels this afternoon to coordinate ahead of the European Council.
08/10/2020 PES welcomes milestone Climate Law
The PES welcomes the EU Climate Law vote by the European Parliament which brings the EU a step closer to a greener future - progressive political ambitions are now closer to becoming binding legislation.
01/10/2020 EU must stick to its values in the face of internal and international challenges
The EU must stand up when its values and Member States are challenged, socialist and democratic prime ministers, European Commissioners and leaders said today as they met to coordinate ahead of the Special European Council.