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Pictured from left: PES Vice President Kati Piri, PES Treasurer Caroline Gennez, PES Executive Secretary General Giacomo Filibeck, PES Secretary General Achim Post, PES President Stefan Löfven, PES Executive Vice President Katarina Barley, PES Vice President Victor Negrescu, PES Deputy Secretary General Yonnec Polet.

PES Presidency focuses on action for a fair and sustainable Europe

From left to right: First row - Josep Borrell, Elly Schlein, Frans Timmermans, Mette Frederiksen, Pedro Sanchez, Stefan Löfven, Olaf Scholz, Sanna Marin, Jens Stoltenberg, Antonio Costa Second row: Caroline Gennez, Conner Rousseau, Katarina Barley, Paolo Gentiloni, Iratxe Garcia, Lars Klingbeil, Magdalena Andersson, Ylva Johansson, Elisa Ferreira, Helena Dalli Third row: Yonnec Polet, Giacomo Filibeck, Kati Piri, Nikos Androulakis, Paul Magnette, Jonathan Cummings, Attje Kuiken, Uri Zaki, Achim Post, Victor Negrescu, Maros Sefcovic

EUCO must be a positive force for people, planet and protection of EU values

Meeting chair and Finland’s Minister for European Affairs and Ownership Steering Tytti Tuppurainen (left) and PES Deputy Secretary General Yonnec Polet

PES Europe ministers urge to strengthen EU community of values

The European Union must never turn a blind eye to rule of law challenges in member states, Europe ministers from the Party of European Socialists…

Democracy, Justice, Rule of Law
Participants of the PES Foreign Policy Network meeting

PES Foreign Policy Network: Ukraine must be fully and fairly rebuilt

Our support for Ukraine has no end date, European socialists and democrats said today as they called for longer-term planning to begin for the fair…

Peace, International Affairs & Cooperation
Back row, pictured left to right: FEPS Policy Analyst Laeticia Thissen, PES Women President Zita Gurmai, PES Women Vice President Elke Ferner, and Vice-President of the European Parliament Evelyn Regner. Front row, picture left to right: Member of the Cabinet of European Commissioner Helena Dalli, Lesia Radelicki, Co-founder of Digital Ladies & Allies, France, Louisa Renoux, SPI CGIL Head of International Department Silvana Cappuccio, and Wipro Global Chief Privacy Officer and Co-founder of Women Leading in AI, Ivana Bartoletti.

PES Women at CSW67 – Ensuring Gender Equality in Digitalisation

From 6 – 10 March, PES Women was in New York for the 67th Commission on the Status of Women. Each year PES Women seizes…

Gender Equality, Feminism, Diversity
EPSCO 13 March

PES EPSCO: strong platform work directive must be delivered this mandate

European progressives are ramping-up their push for new EU legislation to improve conditions for workers who deliver services through online platforms like Uber and Deliveroo….

Employment, Social affairs, Health
Pictured from right: Slovenian State Secretary for Justice Igor Šoltes, Portuguese Minister for Justice Catarina Sarmento e Castro¸ Spanish Minister for Justice Pilar Llop, and Maltese Minister for Justice Jonathan Attard at the PES offices in Brussels, Belgium.

PES justice ministers call for stronger enforcement and harmonisation of EU sanctions

Close loopholes and harmonise the enforcement of restrictive measures against Russian, Belarusian and all oligarchs backing the brutal invasion of Ukraine while observing human rights…

Security, Justice
Pictured from left: Caroline Gennez, Belgium's Minister for Development Cooperation, Francisco André, Chair of the PES ministerial network and Portugal's Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, and Dan Jørgensen, Denmark's Minister for Development Cooperation.

Solidarity must drive EU development policy

Solidarity must drive EU action to address global human development challenges, ministers from the Party of European Socialists (PES) agreed today. Human development – as…

Peace, International Affairs & Cooperation

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