• PES Election Congress, 22-23 February

    The PES Election Congress will meet in Madrid on 22-23 February to elect the Common Candidate and adopt the PES Manifesto ahead of the European elections of 23-26 May.

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  • #ItsTime: a Fair, Free and Sustainable Europe will rebuild citizens’ trust in the EU

    This is our moment to rebuild citizens’ trust in the EU and secure a Fair, Free and Sustainable future for all, the Party of European Socialists (PES) declared today at the opening of its Election Congress.

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  • 5000th activist trained at Election Congress in Madrid

    The Party of European Socialists is already a third of the way towards its goal of training 15000 activists for the European elections.

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  • Stanishev rallies progressives ahead of Election Congress in Madrid

    PES President Sergei Stanishev has written to the leaders of all PES member parties, urging them to come together to fight the European election campaign as a united, progressive force.

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The Party of European Socialists brings together Socialist, Social Democratic, Labour & Democratic Parties from Europe and Norway. Find out more about us.

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Progressive Reforms for a better Europe!

The crisis remains a bitter reality for many. As a result, the far right and populism are on the rise. It is time to push for reforms for a more progressive EU!

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PES Women is the PES organization that promotes gender equality and women’s representation. Find out more about our actions

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