• State of the Union 2017

    We warmly welcome plans for a new agency to protect labour standards and fight social dumping and the idea of transnational lists in the next EU elections. But there are also disappointments: Juncker has missed a major opportunity to make social Europe a reality.

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  • We stand with Mexico

    We express solidarity with the people of Mexico in the wake of the devastating earthquake which has so far caused more than 200 deaths.

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  • North Korea: We welcome common EU response

    The EU exists because European countries have recognised that there are some challenges we can't solve alone. We need to show that Europe can continue to be a beacon of peace and common sense in security and defence matters.

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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

  • 26/09/17 at 09:00 High-Level Group on the future of Europe
  • 26/09/17 at 10:00 PES taskforce elections at Labour UK conference in Brighton
  • 27/09/17 at 15:00 Social Europe Network

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