Tuesday, September 1, 2020
Equality for all

A Feminist Economy for Europe

We want women to have an equal share of wealth and economic and political power. We must close the gender pay and pension gaps. We must fight harassment and discrimination on all fronts. Socialism is equality. This publication has been put together by PES Women, the women’s organization of the PES.

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Monday, June 1, 2020
For stronger rights

Affordable and Quality Healthcare for All

The pandemic has revealed the weak spots of our healthcare systems and proved that spending on health is a good investment. We must strengthen our healthcare systems through sufficient funding and make sure everyone can access them. And we must improve Europe’s supply chain for medicines, based on the needs of our population, not on […]

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Monday, June 1, 2020
For stronger rights

Social Rights in Practice: PES Action Plan

We want a Europe of Rights and opportunities for everybody. With strong wellfare states. An open and diverse Europe, where everyone is protected and everyone contributes with their fair share.

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Tuesday, January 14, 2020
For a sustainable future

Just Transition

We fully support the green transition, but we are socialists and we believe that it shouldn’t leave anyone behind. Environmental sustainability is an effort of our societies as a whole. We must accompany workers from carbon-intensive sectors, as well as families, with policies to help them. The transition must be socially sustainable.

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Saturday, December 1, 2018
For a sustainable future

A Progressive Vision for Europe’s Future

We are proudly pro-European because we believe in the foundational values of the EU: peace, democracy, prosperity and solidarity. We want to reform our common project to respond to the people’s needs, to create a more social Europe. The Future of the EU is written today!

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Monday, October 1, 2018
Equality for all

Combating Inequality in the European Union

Inequalities are unjust and damaging for society and for democracy. Unfortunately, they have increased over the past decades due to the prevailing conservative-liberal economic agenda. But the tide has changed: it’s time for redistribution and social investment. We are ready to lead this change.

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Tuesday, March 6, 2018
For a sustainable future

A New Fair Deal for the Eurozone and the EU

The euro is one of the most ambitious political projects of all time, but it lacks completion. The PES supports the strengthening of the single market and an EU banking and capital union. We believe that, through common rules and solidarity, we will reach upward economic convergence.

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Thursday, September 28, 2017
For stronger rights

Digital Economy: Employment and Social Protection

The digital economy can lead to social dumping, unless it is efficiently regulated. There are workers behind apps and we are going to make sure that their rights are protected at work, in case of unemployment or illness, or that they can have a pension after they retire. Workers’ rights are our core business.

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Friday, May 20, 2016
For a sustainable future

PES Programme for Progressive Reforms

The time of austerity is over, because austerity has failed. Cutting on social spending is a bad business. We want stronger welfare states that can invest in boosting job creation and protecting citizens. We want everyone to pay their fair share for the common good.

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