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European Trade Union Confederation head Esther Lynch (left) meeting Secretary General of the Tunisian UGTT Noureddine Tabboubi in Tunis on February 18, 2023. Photo: AFP PHOTO / HO / UGTT

PES: Tunisian president wrong to expel ETUC general secretary

Workers’ rights must be respected everywhere. The Party of European Socialists (PES) supports the protests of the Tunisian trade unions and condemns the expulsion from…

Peace, International Affairs & Cooperation
Pictured from left: PES Secretary General Achim Post, PES President Stefan Löfven, S&D President Iratxe García and PES Executive Vice-President Katarina Barley

PES Presidency adopts declarations for a stronger, fairer and more sustainable EU

Following the meeting of the PES leadership, prime ministers and European Commissioners earlier today, the PES Presidency met in Brussels to discuss items on the…

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PES heads of government, European Commissioners and leaders at the PES European Council Preparation Meeting, Brussels, Belgium

European socialists: EUCO must offer hope to those in need

The European socialist family will continue working for those facing war, for those fleeing conflict, for those in need of humanitarian assistance. We stand for…

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Housing ministerial meeting of the Party of European Socialists

Socialists push to put housing on EU agenda

Housing policy can be a driver for fairer communities and a greener future, socialist and social-democratic ministers responsible for housing said today. The inaugural PES…

Employment, Social affairs, Health
PES welcomes European Parliament vote on Directive on platform work

PES welcomes European Parliament vote on Directive on platform work

Today, thanks to a push by Socialists and Democrats, the European Parliament took a critical step towards stronger rights for workers. The PES is committed…

Employment, Social affairs, Health
Member of the PES Social Europe Network meeting in hybrid format, 26 January 2023

PES Social Europe Network presses for strong platform work Directive

Protect gig workers from exploitation by urgently adopting a strong Directive on platform work – this was the message sent to the EU Council and…

Employment, Social affairs, Health

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