PES Documents

22-04-2016 European Solidarity against Terrorism - PES Presidency Declaration


In the wake of terror attacks across Europe and the globe, this declaration adopted by the PES Presidency strongly condemns all violence and calls for these crimes to be dealt with accordingly. We reaffirm the commitment of our political family to work at every level to fight against terrorism and radicalisation, to promote education, and to discuss integration and inclusive policies.

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22-04-2016 Panama Papers: it is high time to close all loopholes


Declaration adopted by the PES Presidency on 22 April 2016

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22-04-2016 Ensuring fair mobility


Declaration adopted by the PES Presidency on 22 April 2016

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22-04-2016 Welcoming the PES European Youth Plan


PES Presidency statement, 22 April 2016

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22-03-2016 Joint declaration on terrorist attacks in Brussels


Following the terrorist attack in Brussels, the major European political parties have released a joint statement calling for a unified joint action to ensure the safety of the citizens, while respecting the values of freedom and democracy, the rule of law and fundamental rights.

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01-03-2016 PES Programme for Progressive Reforms - Brochure


To counter the narrative that “there is no alternative” to Neoliberal and Conservative policies in the wake of the financial crisis, the PES puts forward its Programme for Progressive Reform, a plan for structural reforms which prioritise long-term economic, environmental and social sustainability. This Programme covers Europe’s social model, growth and employment, investment, and governance.


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22-01-2016 Concerns over undemocratic developments in Turkey - Presidency Declaration


Adopted by the PES Presidency on 22nd January 2016

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22-01-2016 Elections in FYR Macedonia will fail without further reforms - Presidency Declaration


Adopted by the PES Presidency on 22nd January 2016

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19-11-2015 United for secure, tolerant and open societies


After terrorist attacks in Paris, the PES Presidency has adopted a declaration condemning the violence and highlighting the necessity to act strongly, and in a united way, to fight against terrorism and preserve our open, tolerant and secure societies.

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19-11-2015 PES supports a Left-Wing government in Portugal


Statement adopted by the PES Presidency on 19 November 2015

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