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YES Summer Camp 2013 – Statement on the current situation in Turkey

14-21 July 2013, Foça, Turkey  In light of the Gezi Park protests which started in Istanbul and spread all around Turkey, it is very meaningful that the YES Summer Camp took place in Turkey in 2013. The Turkish society showed such a strong and clear reaction to their government, which has ...

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YES Summer Camp Declaration

YES Summer Camp declaration Drafting committee This joint declaration presents the socialist and social-democratic values, ideas and positions, which have been discussed, shared and developed by the participants of the 11th Young European Socialists Summer Camp in Foca, Turkey. As socialists and social-democrats, democracy is at the heart of our political commitment. We ...

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Summer Camp 2013 venue!

  YES Summer Camp 2013 edition will take place in Izmir, in Western Turkey this July, on 14th to 21st to be exact. This weekend we made the first of study visits to the venue with Thomas, to see the place and organisation there. At the same time we had a ...

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Towards inclusion guarantee?

SAMAK (the Nordic Social Democratic Labour movement) held their annual meeting and Baltic Sea Conference this week in Helsinki and I was invited to speak about youth unemployment, which I obviously gladly did. It is good that also organisations like SAMAK have taken the issue on their agenda, despite the ...

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Documents

YES Bureau meeting, Vienna 23-25/11/2018 YES_Bureau_Meeting_Vienna_November_2018_Submitted_Resolutions YES EU Elections Manifesto Future of Europe Declaration YES Bureau meeting, Sofia 13-15/04/2018 1. Progressive trade policies of the 21st century 2. Right-wing populism and fascist tendencies in Croatia 3. Priorities for the next Erasmus + 4. YES to Encourage the Political Activity of Young Parents 5. The destruction of fortress Europe or what ...

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YES Activities

Upcoming activities: YES Presidium Meeting 22nd – 24th February in Prague, Czech Republic Drafting committee 1st - 3rd March in Helsinki, Finland. 11th YES Congress 07th – 10th March in Bomersvik, Sweeden. Queer Easter 25th March – 1st April in the Kurt Löwenstein Centre in Werftpfuhl, Germany. Registration opening soon! YES Winter University 7th - 11th April 2013 in Brussels, Belgium (registration opening soon) Workers' Youth Festival 9th ...

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We need more young people in (socialist) politics

PES has started a needed process of exchanging experiences and coordinating better the national election campaigns. This is work that is also leading towards European election preparations at the European level. ECOSY is obviously represented in the Task Force and actively brings in the views of the youth organisations into ...

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YES Blogs

YES President - Kaisa Penny  YES Presidium Summer Camp 2013 venue!Towards inclusion guarantee? We need more young people in (socialist) politics  Thank you PES Presidency – Youth and women are priorities for the next two years        

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