• Automation and digitisation: managing the Third Industrial Revolution

    Digitisation will mainly impact medium-skilled jobs and therefore will affect the middle class. The PES is leading the fight to address the unwanted consequences of digitisation.

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  • European elections 2019

    We have pledged our strong support for the Spitzenkandidat process in 2019 and challenged other European political parties to follow suit.

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  • Referendum in Ireland

    We support the campaign of Labour to repeal the 8th amendment to the Irish constitution, which presently outlaws abortion.

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  • PES Council in Lisbon

    Delegates agreed not only to reaffirm their commitment to the Spitzenkandidat process, but also to choose our 2019 candidate with an open, democratic and transparent process.

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Event list

  • 23/02/18 en 7:30 PES preparation meeting of Informal EU Summit
  • 28/02/18 en 11:00 PES Women statutory meeting
  • 9/03/18 en 11:30 Coordination Team

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The Party of European Socialists brings together Socialist, Social Democratic, Labour & Democratic Parties from Europe and Norway. Find out more about us.

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