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25/06/2019 Europe must do more on housing

More affordable homes will create a more cohesive Europe, Ministers from the PES said today as they threw their weight behind efforts to address the availability and cost of housing.

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22/05/2019 OpEd: It’s time for a social and sustainable Europe

In a few short days, voters will face a question: what kind of Europe do you want?

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21/05/2019 Progressive victory as Europe bins single use plastics

The PES welcomes today’s decision by EU affairs ministers to agree on rules that ban single use plastics.

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27/03/2019 Europe free from single use plastic in 2 years

The ban on single use plastics takes us one step closer to a sustainable Europe, the Party of European Socialists said today.

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11/02/2019 Air quality rules and citizens’ health are non-negotiable

The EU needs to protect citizens from pollution, not loosen air quality rules as conservatives suggest, the Party of Europeans Socialists said today.

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17/12/2018 PES welcomes COP24 Climate change deal

The Party of European Socialists fully support the range of measures agreed during the United Nations Climate Change conference in Katowice, Poland.

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29/11/2018 EU must pursue a just transition and the most ambition path to long-term climate vision

The PES welcomes the European Commission report A Clean Planet for All, which outlines its strategic long-term vision for a just transition to a green economy.

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07/11/2018 PES Environment and Climate Change Network: Sustainability is the bedrock of socialist policies

PES member parties, MEPs, trade unions and civil society agreed today that sustainable development must form the backbone of all EU policies.

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08/10/2018 PES welcomes UN call for urgent climate action

The PES fully supports the conclusions of the scientists at the United Nations on the measures needed to slow down global warming.

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02/07/2018 Sánchez, Faure and Stanishev meet in Paris

Leading lights of the European socialist movement, including new Spanish prime minister Pedro Sánchez and PS France leader Olivier Faure, met with progressive leaders and activists from around Europe at a Together event in Paris on Friday.

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