• Focus on local solutions to address migration challenges says PES network

    Solving the challenge around migration must start at a local level, the PES Migration & Integration Network said during its meeting in Brussels.

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  • PES Prime Ministers stand against the far-right

    Prime Ministers from the Party of European Socialists called for European solidarity on migration. In Salzburg, leaders expressed their concern about the actions of the far-right from government.

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  • Building our campaign to win the next EU election

    During the PES Campaign Academy, 40 activists from across Europe are trained in campaign techniques by experts from Europe and the world. The PES and its members are ready to lead a progressive EU election campaign.

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  • Jeremy Corbyn and Sergey Stanishev discuss cooperation in Brussels

    The leader of UK Labour Jeremy Corbyn and PES president Sergei Stanishev discussed cooperation between both organisations after they attended the inauguration ceremony of Jo Cox Square in central Brussels today.

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  • Common candidate announcement

    Our common candidate for the President of the European Commission will be announced by 19 October this year, with a PES European election day to follow if there is more than one candidate.

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