• PES mission to Turkey supports Demirtas during his first hearing in Turkish court

    A PES delegation supported the co-chair of our Kurdish associate party HDP, Selahattin Demirtas on the day of his first court hearing, since he was jailed without legal foundation in November last year.

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  • Rainbow Rose discusses in Malta list of actions to advance LGBTI equality

    Our associate LGBTI network travelled to Malta to meet the government with the best LGBTI record in Europe.

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  • PES Women addresses equal pay issue using images of Trump

    Women would have to work ten years longer – or start working ten years earlier – to match the lifetime earnings of men.

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  • PES Finance Ministers: better sources of financing for a Social Europe

    Finance Ministers call for deeper cooperation to address political and economic challenges, and in particular protectionism and populism.

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  • PES welcomes report on the eurozone's budgetary capacity, adopted by the European Parliament

    Sergei Stanishev: "Our party has long advocated a Eurozone fiscal capacity. We believe the economic and monetary union needs much stronger instruments.."

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