Posts Tagged "Children Statement"

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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making sure that no child is left behind

The austerity measures implemented in many crisis countries in Europe are now being questioned by a wide range of economists. The one-sided policy of austerity has deepened the effects of the crisis, and many people now live on the brink of poverty. Many of them are children. In our manifesto for ...

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YES to children´s rights!

We are only as good as we are for the children! November 20th is the Universal Children’s Rights Day. It is a day to remind ourselves, and our societies, of how much we still need to do to guarantee every child equal rights and freedom from oppression or poverty. In Europe ...

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