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16/11/2021 Global tax agreement must be a catalyst for a fairer economy, PES Financial and Economic Network demands

From tax fraud exposed by the Pandora Papers, to surging energy prices, urgent action is needed to ensure economic fairness for citizens, the PES Financial and Economic Network (FEN) agreed today.

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15/11/2021 PES President discusses democracy and inequality with Lula da Silva in Brussels

Defending democracy internationally, reducing inequalities, and guaranteeing equal opportunities for all people. These were the main topics discussed at the meeting of PES President Sergei Stanishev and former president of Brazil Luiz Inácio ‘Lula’ da Silva at the European Parliament today.

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12/11/2021 Progressive voices demand action at COP26

Leaders and high-level figures from the Europe’s socialist and democratic political family have been present at the COP26 in Glasgow, Scotland, to demand action for a sustainable future.

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10/11/2021 PES Women: Share tasks equally at home, for equal opportunities at work!

PES Women team up with Belgian socialist women’s organisation ZIJkant and creative agency Mortierbrigade for yearly European Unequal Pay Day campaign

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10/11/2021 PES Migration and Integration Network calls for more effective, legal pathways for safe, orderly and regular migration

Asylum seekers and other migrants are being driven into the arms of ruthless human traffickers because of limited legal options to reach the EU. Europe must offer more effective safe and legal pathways for people who want to live, work and study in the EU, the PES Migration and Integration Network said today.

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05/11/2021 PES welcomes election of Magdalena Andersson as new leader of the Swedish Social Democrats

The Party of European Socialists (PES) congratulates Magdalena Andersson on her election as the new leader of the Swedish Social Democratic Party (SAP), a full member party of the PES.

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29/10/2021 It’s time to deliver rights for platform workers, progressives demand

It is time to deliver strong rights and protections for platform workers, this was the call last night from high-level figures from the PES.

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27/10/2021 PES livestream to focus on delivering rights for platform workers

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26/10/2021 PES ECEN: affordable and clean energy must be guaranteed for all citizens

Supporting the most vulnerable households and businesses to weather rising energy prices is urgent and all Member States should take action. This was the conclusion today of the Environment, Climate Change and Energy Network (ECEN) of the Party of European Socialists (PES).

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26/10/2021 PES Foreign Policy Network: Afghans in need must receive support from Europe

Facing food insecurity, Taliban reprisals, and the coronavirus - and with winter fast approaching - Europe must be ready to offer more support to the Afghan people. This was the conclusion of a meeting of the Foreign Policy Network of the Party of European Socialists (PES) today.

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