• PES welcomes historic EU minimum wages proposal

    We are closer to guaranteeing fair wages for all Europeans, with the EU Directive for adequate minimum wages.

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  • PES European Council preparation meeting

    EUCO must secure the recovery without compromising on European values

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  • PES European Council preparation meeting

    EU must stick to its values in the face of internal and international challenges

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  • 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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  • European temporary Support to mitigate Unemployment Risks in an Emergency (SURE)

    PES hails confirmation that progressive policy is one step closer to implementation

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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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Upcoming events

05/11/20  | PES Gender Equality Ministerial Meeting - video conference


05/11/20  | PES Cohesion Ministerial Meeting - video conference


09/11/20  | PES GAC Ministers meeting - video conference


16/11/20  | PES Financial & Economic Network - video conference


27/11/20  | PES Coordination Team meeting


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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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Progressive Reforms for a better Europe!

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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PES Women is the PES organization that promotes gender equality and women’s representation. Find out more about our actions

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