PES Documents

12-10-2016 Ensuring the Youth guarantee is a European success story - Ministers' Declaration


PES EPSCO Ministers adopted a declaration calling for the Youth Guarantee to be accessible to every young European. Our political family fights for the Youth Guarantee to become a permanent feature of EU employment policies and a central component of the European Social Model.

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15-07-2016 After the UK referendum: a call for a more Social Europe


Declaration of PES Ministers for Social Affairs and Employment

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12-07-2016 Open letter to Commission President Juncker and Commissioner Thyssen on extension of Youth Guarantee


Letter form PES President to Commissioner Thyssen

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07-07-2016 Ten Points to Tackle the Refugee Challenges, PES Leaders Declaration


An estimated 362,000 refugees and migrants risked their lives crossing the Mediterranean Sea in 2016. PES Leaders and PES Presidency Members agreed on 10 policy priorities to tackle this humanitarian crisis.

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07-07-2016 A New Agenda for Europe 2016-2019


PES Roadmap following the UK referendum. Adopted by the PES Presidency on 5 July 2016 and approved by PES Leaders on 7 July 2016.

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24-06-2016 PES Foreign and European Affairs Ministers react to the UK referendum


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16-06-2016 Towards an EMU of sustainable economic growth and employment


PES Presidency Declaration, adopted 16 June 2016

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01-06-2016 Towards a social Energy Union: Tackling energy poverty in Europe


Declaration of PES Energy Ministers adopted in June 2016

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31-05-2016 Conclusions of the PES High Level Working Group on the EMU.


Adopted on 31 May 2016

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22-04-2016 European Solidarity against Terrorism - PES Presidency Declaration


In the wake of terror attacks across Europe and the globe, this declaration adopted by the PES Presidency strongly condemns all violence and calls for these crimes to be dealt with accordingly. We reaffirm the commitment of our political family to work at every level to fight against terrorism and radicalisation, to promote education, and to discuss integration and inclusive policies.

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