15/11/2016 Stanishev highlights importance of public investment in Helsinki
PES President Sergei Stanishev underlined the importance of public investment in order to achieve fairer cities with improved housing and public transport at a joint conference on urban development, growth and welfare hosted by the PES and the Finnish Social Democratic Party (SDP) today in Helsinki.
14/10/2016 PES Council Announced at Presidency Meeting
The Party of European Socialists announced the date of its Council, to be held in Prague on 2 and 3 December this year. "We want the upcoming PES Council to become another platform for discussion among our members, activists and leaders on the future of Europe", said PES President Sergei Stanishev today, during the PES Presidency meeting in Brussels. He underlined that the European Socialist and Democrats already have started a broad discussion on the role of our political family in relaunching Europe after the Brexit.
11/10/2016 European Social Democrats leading change to a greener economy
The Party of European Socialists and its Danish member party Socialdemokratiet have stressed the importance of leading the transformation to a greener economy during a conference in Copenhagen today. Our political family wants to learn from the broad and positive experience of the host country, Denmark.
04/10/2016 PES warmly welcomes the ratification of Paris agreement by European Parliament
The Party of European Socialists welcomes the European Parliament’s ratification of the Paris agreement against climate change, in less than one year after its signing.
23/09/2016 Achieving real change against climate change
The world is already facing the challenge of climate change and doing nothing about it is not an option. But, how do we move towards a green economy? As progressives, we want to harness the potential of this transition to foster growth, social progress and environmental sustainability. As Europeans, we want to lead this transition.