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  • Call to Europe: Modern Social Democracy: values, programme, strategies

    November 24th - 25th, 2018

    On 24th and 25th November 2018, FEPS together with Centrum imienia Ignacego Daszynskiego and with the support of Foundation Jean Jaures and Friedrich Ebert Stiftung in Warsaw, will hold the first of the series of 4 seminars "Call to Europe: Modern Social Democracy: values, programme, strategies”. As an inauguration event, it is designed to be a blueprint to be replicated then in 3 other cities of Poland - in Cracow on 1st and 2nd December, and in two other locations at the beginning of 2019 respectively.

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  • Millennial Dialogue on Europe - Presentation

    November 26th - 27th, 2018

    FEPS in cooperation with Think Young and partners will be launching on this occasion an extraordinary research that captures Millennials’ views on the big challenges facing Europe at a decisive moment for the European project and just as the 2019 European elections arrive. The new Millennial Dialogue on Europe report is one of the most comprehensive research projects ever completed on European Millennials with over 10,000 survey participants and 72 people engaging in focus groups across 10 Member States.

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  • Go Local - Call to Europe / Together - Call to Europe

    November 29th - 30th, 2018

    In the period 29th November - 2nd of December 2018 Kraków will become the city of vibrant progressive debates. It will kick off with the discussion organised by the S&D Group under the motto “Go Local”, followed by a conference that FEPS is organising together with S&D Group and with the support of Centrum Ignacego Daszynskiego, Foundation Jean Jaures and Friedrich Ebert Stiftung under the leading theme: For a United Social Europe: bridging beyond divides, offering alternative.

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  • False hopes in South Africa: The call for expropriation without compensation

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call to europe

Since its first edition in 2011, Call to Europe has become the signature conference of FEPS and a reference point for the progressive family in Europe. This is due to its capacity of bringing together a unique multi-stakeholder community of progressive politicians, civil society and media to discuss issues of common concern and develop concrete and positive responses to contemporary European challenges in the most interactive and inclusive way.

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fair taxation

Tax justice and fairness should be the backbone of a progressive economic policy. It is estimated that tax fraud, evasion and avoidance all together amount to as much as 1 trillion € each year in Europe. It means a loss of about 2 thousand € per person. That is simply unacceptable.

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FEPS priority topics

1 . The current digital revolution and the European Pillar - Implications for the labour market, education and social protection

2 . Climate change and growth strategy driven by SDGs for all EU regions

3 . New financial solutions for investment and convergence in the EU: MFF, EFSI, EMU reform, Capital Markets Union. The role of tax policy

4 . Managing migration in the EU: internal and external implications

5 . The EU trade policy and the Sustainable Development Goals, SDGs

6 . The multipolar world order, the EU and the multilateral system

7 . New instruments to deepen EU democracy and fighting against populism

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Fresh Thinking Blog

A place where Ernst Stetter (Secretary General of FEPS) shares his fresh thoughts about Brussels, Europe and beyond.

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