• IUSY Summer Camp, Jale, Albania

    The Party of European Socialists is taking part at the summer camp of the International Union of Socialist Youth (IUSY), in Jale, Albania.

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  • PES cohesion conference: Solidarity is a guarantee for EU future

    Europe's social democrats call for a strengthened cohesion policy post-2020, focused on decent jobs, clean environment, investment in human capital and new technologies, a packed hall of conference delegates heard today.

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  • PES and Rainbow Rose welcome German vote, host major LGBTI conference in Madrid

    The Party of European Socialists will have a strong presence at this weekend’s WorldPride celebrations in Madrid. Also, good news coming from Germany, where equal marriage is now approved.

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  • Fighting populism and fake news

    PES met progressive leaders in Washington and co-hosted a two-day seminar with representatives from five continents.

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  • PES youth campaign day set to be biggest yet

    209 campaign activities all around Europe, beating last year's record of 110 activities! Our activists were able to mobilise hundreds of people to support our PES Youth Plan Action Day 2017.

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