28/06/2021 PES ministers welcome provisional agreement on CAP reform
It is time to get the negotiations on the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) over the line and secure an agreement that both moves the EU closer to its climate neutral ambitions and delivers a fair future for farmers, socialist ministers said today.
28/06/2021 PES ministers: gender equality must be high on EU agenda during second half of 2021
As Europe eases COVID-19 restrictions and the Conference on the Future of Europe gets under way, gender equality must be high on the EU agenda for the second half of 2021, PES ministers and state secretaries for gender equality agreed today.
28/06/2021 #LoveWhereILive: progressives back LGBTIQ freedom cities and regions
LGBTIQ persons everywhere in Europe should enjoy the freedom to live and publicly express their sexual orientation and gender identity, gender expression and sex characteristics without fear of intolerance, discrimination or persecution.
26/06/2021 PES fights to put youth, fair taxation and social cohesion on the post-pandemic agenda
With positive signs that the coronavirus pandemic is easing, and with a European recovery fund now in place, Europe’s social democrats are moving their focus onto longer-term ambitions.
24/06/2021 PES Women: equal representation of women in decision-making is crucial for strong European democracies
Ahead of the online debate ‘#MakeHerCount for Democracy’ in the context of the high-level conference “With Courage. For Europe.”, PES Women Statutory members met online today to discuss the importance of more inclusive and equal representation of women in all their diversity in European decision-making.
24/06/2021 PES family welcomes progress on progressive drive for fair and sustainable recovery
A quicker, fairer and greener recovery is on the horizon, the Party of European Socialists’ EUCO preparation meeting agreed today as it welcomed the start of European Union approval for National Recovery Plans.
23/06/2021 PES Migration and Integration Network: Europe must work together at all levels to guarantee truly inclusive societies
To fully grasp the opportunities, and meet the challenges, of integration in Europe, an approach that works at every level – from the EU to local communities – must become reality, the PES Migration and Integration Network stated today.
22/06/2021 PES GAC: EU must not hesitate to use Article 7 to hold Member States accountable
The EU must not shy away from exerting maximum pressure on Member State governments that constantly violate the Rule of Law, Europe ministers from the Party of European Socialists (PES) stated today as they committed to defend European values.
22/06/2021 PES supports the Spanish Government pardon to overcome the territorial crisis in Spain within the Constitutional order
The Party of European Socialists welcomes the courageous decision of the PSOE-led Government to foster the political dialogue with the approval of the pardon of the independentist leaders. This clear signal will help the Catalan and the Spanish society to heal from the political consequences of the illegal referendum in 2017, under the PP government.
21/06/2021 PES President congratulates Roberto Gualtieri on Rome primaries win
The Democratic Party (PD) campaign to win Rome is off to a flying start, the President of the Party of European Socialists (PES) said today as he congratulated Roberto Gualtieri on becoming the PD mayoral candidate.