PES Group CoR

"Creating jobs for young people must be top priority of a comprehensive EU youth strategy", urges Karl-Heinz Lambertz

European Youth Guarantee

The President of the PES Group in the Committee of the Regions (CoR), Karl-Heinz Lambertz, and the First Vice-President of the CoR EDUC commission,Jean-François Istasse, took today part in a conference co-organised by the CoR and the German National Agency for the “Youth in Action” EU Programme (JUGEND für Europa). The conference, entitled "Think European – Act Local: the role of federal states and regions in the EU Youth Strategy", - brought together stakeholders active in youth policies to discuss the role of EU regions in framing youth policies and exchanging good practices.


Our political group brings together social-democrats, socialists and progressives from local and regional authorities in the EU Committee of the Regions.