This year is the European Year For Development and promoting our progressive vision of development will be a strategic priority for the Global Progressive Forum in 2015, in particular the African continent.
Le chef de file du groupe socialiste et démocrate au Parlement européen Hannes Swoboda s'est rendu en Tunisie accompagné du Secrétaire Général du Global Progressive Forum, Javier Moreno SÁNCHEZ, lors d'une visite officielle trois an
Hannes Swoboda, President of the Socialists and Democrats Group in the European Parliament, visited Tunisia, accompanied by Javier Moreno Sánchez, Secretary General of the Global Progressive Forum, for an official visit three years after the be
On 22 and 23 November 2013, the Global Progressive Forum and the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung Istanbul, with the support of the S&D Group, organised a conference to discuss the present and future democratic challenges of Turkey, both internally and within Europe.
"Middle East peace process must continue without obstacles" says Hannes Swoboda
Le Groupe S&D s'inquiète de la violation de la liberté d'expression et de la presse au Maroc
In today's plenary session, the European Parliament discussed how the EU and member states can tackle the flow of refugees resulting from the conflict in Syria.
Global Progressive Forum and Solidar underline need for active EU solidarity with the people of the Middle East and North Africa
According to the UN refugee agency more than two million Syrian citizens are now refugees.
Hannes Swoboda, president of the Socialists and Democrats Group, said:
While the United Nations delegation resumes its investigation in the alleged use of chemical weapons in Syria last week, the UK have announced they would put a resolution to the UN Security Council, asking for authorisation of 'necessary measures to protect civilians'.
SOCIALISTS AND DEMOCRATS SUPPORT SYRIA UN RESOLUTION