George A. Papandreou (born June 16, 1952) is Former Prime Minister of Greece, current President of Socialist International, a Member of the Hellenic Parliament and former President of the Panhellenic Socialist Movement (PASOK). He served as the 11th Prime Minister of Greece from October 6, 2009 - November 11, 2011, after PASOK’s victory in the October 2009 national elections.

George A. Papandreou

We Need a Fourth Branch of Government | NYT Opinion 08.10.2019

On IWD2019 | 08.03.2019

On the passing of Jalal Talabani | 03.10.2017

Success in Cyprus will help peace in wider region | 19.04.2016

Cem-Papandreou Peace Award 2015 speech | 21.07.2015

SI Statement on Greece | An Appeal to European Leaders | 05.07.2015

Socialist International President George A. Papandreou: “Save Palmyra” | 22.05.2015

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Tribute from the President of the Socialist International, George A. Papandreou to Tony Benn

Message, President of Socialist International, Press Office

Tony Benn, a landmark figure of the British Labour Party was a politician with the ability to mobilize public opinion, regardless of whether one agreed or disagreed with his views. He passionately served values and principles rather than public offices. He believed society can be changed through the active involvement of citizens- not only by […]

Tony Benn: “It’s questionable whether we have a democracy”

Message, President of Socialist International

  Tony Benn, an excellent orator, a great statesman, passed away today. Tony Benn’s bio as published in Wikipedia Anthony Neil Wedgwood “Tony” Benn, PC (3 April 1925 – 14 March 2014), formerly 2nd Viscount Stansgate, was a British Labour Party politician who was a Member of Parliament (MP) for 50 years and a Cabinet […]

George Papandreou in support of women’s rights in Morocco

Message, President of Socialist International, Press Office

George Papandreou, President of the Socialist International sent a message of support to the First Secretary of USFP , SI member party in Morocco,  for his struggle for women rights. Few weeks ago ,  during the Congress of the women of USFP , Driss Lachguar adopted a number of  important proposals in favor of women […]

Open letter to SI member parties

Activities, Message, President of Socialist International, Press Office

Dear comrades, dear friends, On the 23rd of May the Social Democratic Party of Germany, SPD, will be celebrating its 150th anniversary, an occasion which will provide an opportunity to look back at its history and its achievements, and to pay homage to the memory of all those who contributed during these 150 years. We […]

Message at the Meeting of the SI Presidium

Activities, Message, PASOK, President of Socialist International, Press Office

Message to the Meeting of the Socialist International Presidium and Heads of State and Government in New York “Dear friends, dear comrades, Like every year, I was planning to be with you in New York today, to chair our Presidium meeting. Urgent developments in Greece and ongoing negotiations unfortunately obliged me to remain in Athens. […]

Change for Europe

Activities, Message, PASOK, President of Socialist International, Press Office

Message to the Congress of the Conference of European Socialist Youth (ECOSY) “Dear friends and ECOSY comrades, The recent financial crisis has highlighted the problems of our global political and economic system. Lack of transparency, lack of democratic control, economy inequality, unequal and unjust distribution of wealth, which has led to unequal distribution of political […]

Message to the Congress of Czech Social Democratic Party

Activities, Message, PASOK, President of Socialist International, Press Office

“We are heading towards European elections. And we are in the midst of the worst global financial crisis since the Great Depression. This crisis has proven the bankruptcy of the neo-liberal economic consensus. Now our citizens’ hope is shifting to the forces of labour, socialist and democratic parties. Our parties’ policies guarantee a new and […]

Message to the World Council of IUSY

Activities, Message, President of Socialist International, Press Office

Message to the World Council of International Union of Socialist Youth (International Union of Socialist Youth-IUSY) [Zacatecas, Mexico] “Hello, comrades. My warmest greetings to Zacatecas in Mexico, and of course to all participants at the IUSY World Council. My warmest greetings also to all our friends and comrades in Mexico and throughout Latin America. As […]

A new global vision

Activities, Message, President of Socialist International, Press Office

Letter of George A. Papandreou to the leaders of parties-member of Socialist International for the “Committee Stiglitz” The President of Socialist International and President of the Pan-Hellenic Socialist Party, George A. Papandreou, with a letter to the President of Brazil, Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva , the President of Egypt, Hosny Mubarak, the Prime Minister […]

Message de condoléances au Président de la République Française

Activities, Message, PASOK, President of Socialist International, Press Office

“Monsieur le Président, Veuillez accepter mes plus sincères condoléances, pour la perte de soldats Français, ainsi que mon soutien auprès des blessés, en conséquence de l’attaque en Afghanistan. Nous condamnons le plus fermement cet acte terroriste, ainsi que tout pareil acte. Nos pensées sont auprès des familles des victimes. Georges Papandreou Président du Mouvement Panhéllenique […]

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