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14/06/2021 PES ministers welcome NDICI-Global Europe instrument

PES ministers welcomed the entering into force of the Neighbourhood, Development and International Cooperation Instrument - Global Europe (NDICI-Global Europe) today as they gathered to coordinate ahead of today’s informal video conference of foreign ministers on development.

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14/06/2021 European Child Guarantee: PES celebrates adoption of policy to eradicate child poverty

The Council of the EU today adopted the European Child Guarantee, successfully concluding years of campaigning for the policy by European socialists.

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14/06/2021 Socialist back stronger EU agencies to safeguard citizens’ health

The EU must begin increasing its preparedness for future cross-border health threats, ministers from the Party of European Socialists agreed today as they vowed to support the strengthening of European agencies such as the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) and the European Medicines Agency (EMA).

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11/06/2021 PES EPSCO: there can be no delay on delivering social summit commitments

The EU must accelerate its move towards a social Europe guided by the Porto Social Summit declaration, employment and social affairs ministers from the PES stated today as they met to coordinate ahead of the EPSCO Council meeting next week.

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09/06/2021 PES welcomes European Parliament report on the Biodiversity Strategy

The Party of European Socialists welcomes the adoption of the EU Biodiversity Strategy for 2030, following the vote in the European Parliament plenary session.

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08/06/2021 PES environment ministers back action for zero pollution

Socialists back the European Commission ambition of zero pollution for Europe’s air, water and soil, this was the conclusion of today’s videoconference meeting of PES environment ministers.

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07/06/2021 G7 agreement is a welcome step for global tax justice

Cooperation between the world’s wealthiest nations to fix the broken international tax system is firmly on the horizon, the Party of European Socialists said today as it welcomed the G7’s decision to support a global minimum corporate tax rate.

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04/06/2021 PES home affairs ministers welcome progress on EU Digital COVID Certificate

The EU Digital COVID Certificate is a welcome move to safely restore freedom of movement in the EU; it must be put in place as soon as possible, PES home affairs ministers agreed today as they met online.

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02/06/2021 PES welcomes EU progress on tax justice

Public country-by-country reporting (pCBCR) will make it easier to guarantee that the profits of big multinational corporations are taxed fairly, the PES said today as it welcomed the news that an EU deal on pCBCR has been secured.

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02/06/2021 Campaign to silence Istanbul Mayor Ekrem Imamoglu must stop

The Party of European Socialists condemns the latest attempt by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to silence Istanbul Mayor Ekrem Imamoglu.

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