• PES and SPD discuss international cooperation at Berlin conference

    High-level representatives from Europe’s progressive family met many guests from around the world at the international 'Renew Conference' in Berlin, co-hosted by PES and Germany's SPD.

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  • PES Council 2017

    Portuguese prime minister and PES president Sergei Stanishev delivered closing speeches after two days of productive discussions in Lisbon.

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  • PES highlights true scale of violence against women

    Under the slogan 'Only the tip of the iceberg', some 50 women and men built a wall of messages to highlight the fact that only a small part of the violence against women is visible.

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  • PES urges fast implementation of new European pillar of social rights

    We welcome the declaration of the European pillar of social rights and we urge EU governments now to move quickly to implement what they have agreed.

  • ‘Paradise papers’: PES highlights fundamental damage to society

    Tax avoidance by the super-rich is not only an issue of basic fairness, but it is also damaging to the foundations of society.

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  • PES youth campaign day was biggest yet

    209 campaign activities all around Europe, beating last year's record of 110 activities! Our activists were able to mobilise hundreds of people to support our PES Youth Plan Action Day 2017.

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Event list

  • 12/12/17 at 08:00 PES GAC (General Affairs Council) ministerial meeting
  • 14/12/17 at 12:00 PES preparation meeting ahead of the EU Summit
  • 14/12/17 at 15:00 - 15/12/17 European Council

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