PES Documents

31-05-2017 For a fair penalties system - Declaration by PES Justice Ministers


In a European Union which faces challenges around adherence to the Rule of Law, this declaration reaffirms the PES’s commitment to fundamental rights and the guarantee of equal justice for all citizens. It contributes to the debate over the function of penalties in judicial courts and proposes progressive actions around prevention and rehabilitation processes, in order to guarantee a just, harmonious and inclusive society.

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31-05-2017 Joint letter warning about Commission proposal to phase-out social electricity tariffs


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19-05-2017 PES LGBTI Ministerial Network statement on Chechnya


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29-04-2017 Socialists of all ages, Unite!


Joint declaration by the PES, YES and ESO

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25-04-2017 Letter to Commission's reflection papers on the European Pillar of Social Rights and the Deepening of the EMU


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13-03-2017 Call for the Progressive revival of Europe


Declaration of the PES Presidency, adopted in Berlin, 13 March 2017

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02-03-2017 Conférence sociale européenne Paris - Déclaration conjointe des ministres, 2 mars 2017


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03-12-2016 Saving Europe: for Youth and Progress - Council Declaration


The PES wants the life of tomorrow to be better and brighter to that of today. To do so, we must fight inequality and discrimination, and protect our European values.

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14-11-2016 The need of a stronger European Union in challenging times - Ministers' Declaration


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27-10-2016 The Paris Declaration


A Progressive Vision for Gender Equality and Women’s Rights in Europe

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