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24/06/2022 Upending Roe vs Wade threatens women’s rights in the US and all over the world

The PES and PES Women strongly condemn the United States Supreme Court decision to upend Roe vs Wade, and consequently women’s right to exercise their sexual and reproductive health and rights.

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23/06/2022 Socialist heads of government: EUCO must keep the European dream alive for all aspiring countries

Socialist heads of government have urged the European Council to send a clear signal today to all countries aspiring to join the European Union: a European future is possible, and we will support you to achieve it.

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21/06/2022 PES Europe ministers: EUCO must send a message of hope, commitment, and solidarity

EU leaders must deliver a message of hope, commitment, and solidarity ahead of the European Council meeting on 23-24 June, where they will be invited to discuss the war in Ukraine, enlargement, economic uncertainty, and the demands of the participants in the Conference on the Future of Europe.

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20/06/2022 PES celebrates first progressive president in Colombia

The Party of European Socialists celebrates a historic victory that will see Gustavo Petro become Colombia's first leftist leader.

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20/06/2022 World Refugee Day: PES Network leads call for strong refugees’ rights

The long-term safety and wellbeing of Ukrainian refugees in Europe is our priority, member of the Migration and Integration Network of the Party of European Socialists said today, World Refugee Day (20 June).

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16/06/2022 Socialist ministers discuss push for minimum wage

Higher wages for Europe’s lowest paid workers – this is what the EU Directive on adequate minimum wages will deliver through strengthened collective bargaining and improved statutory minimum wages, says Portuguese minister Ana Mendes Godinho.

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16/06/2022 European socialists announce details of next Congress

Willkommen Europa – European socialists and democrats will gather in Berlin, Germany, for the 12th Congress of the Party of European Socialists (PES) this autumn.

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15/06/2022 PES welcomes red-green linkup in the Netherlands

The Party of European Socialists (PES) welcomes the new direction set by the PvdA and its new leader Attje Kuiken at the party’s Congress over the weekend.

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15/06/2022 PES: meaningful change must follow Conference on the Future of Europe

To simply disregard the proposals made by the participants in the Conference on the Future of Europe would be a huge misstep for the European Union. Progressives must now lead the follow-up process of the Conference. This was the conclusion as European socialists and democrats met to discuss the next steps for the Conference on the Future of Europe.

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14/06/2022 European Child Guarantee: socialist Coordinators set sights on success

Putting EU policy into practice for every child in need – this was the focus as Child Guarantee Coordinators and representatives from seven socialist governments met in Brussels, Belgium, today.

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