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Young European Socialists condemns the latest positions and actions taken by the government of Macedonia, as well as the continued, systematic attacks on the freedom of the media. We send our strong support to our members in the Social Democratic Youth of Macedonia, and declare our solidarity with our comrades ...

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YES President and YES Secretary General Candidates

We are happy  to inform you that the YES Control Commission and Secretariat have received the following candidacies for the regular election of the YES Secretary General for the 12th mandate, which will take place at the 12th YES Congress, hosted by JUSO Switzerland in Winterthur, Switzerland, from 9th to 12th ...

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YES Pool Of Trainers Renewal

Dear Friends, We are currently in the process of carrying out a renewal of the YES Pool of Trainers. We aim to have a functioning Pool that can continue to provide trainers for our own and member organisations' activities, but that can also provide further training for the trainers themselves and ...

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Recruitment of a YES Project Officer

Young European Socialists asbl is looking to recruit a Project Officer to join the YES Secretariat for a period of 6 months starting 1st March 2015. The Project Officer will support the process of planning and developing of two upcoming projects: the 12th YES Congress (April 2015) and YES Summer ...

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Je Suis Charlie

Young European Socialists (YES) are shocked by the attack on the French magazine Charlie Hebdo and its employees. The fight for freedom, freedom of speech and expression is far from over even today.Today we express our sympathy for those killed or injured, as well as for their families and close ...

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Transatlantic Treaty, Macroeconomic policies: time for a change!

In Washington today, defending the @YESocialists' position on #TTIP as adopted during the Bureau Meeting in Thessaloniki in March. — Daniel Cornalba (@DanielCornalba) October 14, 2014 From Sunday the 12th the PES, and the S&D Group organized a delegation to the United States in Washington. Together with the American Association “Initiative for ...

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Statement on The Juncker Commission

Young European Socialists (YES) welcomes the announcement of the Juncker Commission with mixed expectations. Despite the restructuring of the Commission as a new, promising idea to organize the work of the Commission towards more functioning “government” for the Union, more needs to be done to address the democratic deficit. “Business as ...

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YES calls for respect of protestors’ rights

  On 1st June 2013, during the Gezi Park protests, Ethem Sarısülük was shot in the head by the police officer Ahmet Şahbaz. Soon after, Ethem died and became one of the victims of the oppressive Turkish regime. On 3rd September 2014, the trial of the police officer responsible for his death ...

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Peace in Europe – Case Ukraine

In the midst of ongoing military operations, Ukraine’s most prolonged and deadly crisis since its independence from the USSR is far from being resolved. The crisis stems from more than twenty years of weak governance, a lopsided economy dominated by oligarchs, heavy reliance on Russia on one side and the ...

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Points for a generation’s future

Now that the dust has settled down on the European election results, Young European Socialists (YES) looks towards the formation process of the new European Commission. Europe’s youth wants a European Union that cares for them and their future, and gives them the opportunity to live as free and equal ...

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