• Social Action Plan, EASE, Pay Transparency Directive, and Disability Strategy will drive social turn for Europe

    PES welcomes European Commission proposals to fulfil Social Pillar

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  • PES Presidency holds strategic discussion on progressive priorities for the future of Europe

    Wellbeing and sustainability must be key drivers for recovery

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  • PES European Council preparation meeting

    Socialists urge EUCO to reach agreement on recovery and MFF which fully respects the Rule of Law

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  • 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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  • 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

12/03/21 - 12/03/21  | PES Women Online Reception 2021


19/03/21  | PES Democracy Network 19/03


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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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