The Party of the European Left organised a conference titled “Another Middle East is Possible” in Istanbul on 19 and 20 December 2008 with the participation of EL member parties and other partner organisations.
Statement of Obey Ament (member of the Latin America working group): The people of Bolivia face a real «uprising of the powerful». Since the election of president Evo Morales, the most reactionary sectors of this country try by all means, violence included, to defeat the reforms that the Bolivian people need.
On April 5th and 6th the Communist Party of Spain and the European Left organised a conference in Barcelona, focusing on equality politics, quotas and democracy, gender violence and precariousness in the EU context.
The left wing trade unionists network who celebrated their 3rd meeting in Vienna (1st – 3rd February 2008) express their solidarity and support in the strikes, manifestations and hard struggles of Greek dockworkers against the neoliberal policies that the Greek government is implementing in the Greek ports of Pireaus and Thessaloniki.
The left wing trade unionists who met for their 3rd meeting in Vienna, Austria (1st-3rd February 2008) agreed and express their utmost solidarity and support to the national strike of the Estonian Locomotive Drivers Trade Union which take place on the 4th of February 2008.
In continuation of the meetings in Berlin 2006 and Athens 2007 the preparatory committee that consists of representatives of DIE LINKE (Germany), CPA (Austria) and EUiA (Catalonia) invites to the next meeting in Vienna from February 1st to 3rd 2008.