• Socialist and democrat policies are at the heart of the State of the Union – now it is time to act

    We welcome the inclusion of key progressive policies in the Commission’s priorities, but we will remain vigilant to ensure they are implemented in full.

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  • Social democrats call for societal reset

    Only an economic and social reset will get EU out of this crisis, European progressives said at a PvdA event.

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  • SURE: PES welcomes lifeline for Europe’s workers

    Support to mitigate Unemployment Risks in an Emergency (SURE) is a lifeline for member states and Europe’s workers.

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  • PES brochures: Our policy programmes, plans and visions

    Check how the PES thinks and acts on the challenges facing the EU and its citizens

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  • PES backs EU action on Belarus

    We welcome the decision to levy sanctions on those responsible for violence and the falsification of the election in Belarus.

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Upcoming events

2/09/20  | PES Foreign Policy Network - video conference


5/09/20  | Reset! Towards digital, climate and regional justice


18/09/20  | PES Women Executive meeting - video conference


21/09/20  | PES GAC ministerial - video conference


21/09/20  | PES Women Regional Meeting - video conference


24/09/20  | PES preparatory meeting ahead of the EU Council


24/09/20 - 24/09/20  | PES EU Council preparation Meeting


25/09/20  | PES Migration & Integration Network - video conference


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The Party of European Socialists brings together Socialist, Social Democratic, Labour & Democratic Parties from Europe and Norway. Find out more about us.

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The crisis remains a bitter reality for many. As a result, the far right and populism are on the rise. It is time to push for reforms for a more progressive EU!

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