• European elections 2019

    We have pledged our strong support for the Spitzenkandidat process in 2019 and challenged other European political parties to follow suit.

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  • PES welcomes crackdown on fraudulent 'letterbox companies'

    The Party of European Socialists welcomes a court ruling which will help close legal loopholes allowing fraudulent companies to dodge their social security obligations.

  • PES Training Academy

    PES Training Academy participants from the class of 2017-2018 met for the final time this week to formulate strategies for the 2019 European election campaign and then present their plans to a panel of MEPs.

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  • Referendum in Ireland

    We support the campaign of Labour to repeal the 8th amendment to the Irish constitution, which presently outlaws abortion.

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  • PES Council in Lisbon

    Delegates agreed not only to reaffirm their commitment to the Spitzenkandidat process, but also to choose our 2019 candidate with an open, democratic and transparent process.

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Event list

  • 28/02/18 at 11:00 PES Women statutory meeting
  • 09/03/18 at 11:30 Coordination Team
  • 16/03/18 at 11:30 PES Presidency

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