DiEM25 teams up with The Sanders Institute to launch the Progressive International

DiEM25 is teaming up with The Sanders Institute to launch the Progressive International, a movement that will mobilise people around the world behind a shared vision of democracy, prosperity, sustainability, and solidarity.
The announcement will take place at The Sanders Institute Gathering in Burlington, Vermont (November 29 – December 1), which will bring together an array of activists, thinkers and politicians to discuss pressing issues like climate change, workers rights, and healthcare.
DiEM25’s Yanis Varoufakis will participate in an international roundtable with Bernie Sanders (Vermont Senator), Niki Ashton (Member of Canadian Parliament), and David McWilliams (Irish author and economist) that will discuss the need for international cooperation in an age of rising authoritarianism.
Following the roundtable discussion, Sanders Institute Founder and Fellow Jane Sanders will join Yanis Varoufakis in issuing an ‘Open Call’ to progressives around the world, inviting individuals and organisations to join as signatories.
It is time for progressives of the world to unite. Join us. Join Progressive International.
DiEM25’s Yanis Varoufakis will also take part in the following events:

Do you want to be informed of DiEM25's actions? Sign up here

Sweden changes its constitution and its ideals

Sweden has made it illegal to release information that could be damaging to the country's relations with other countries or organisations

Read more

Cyprus visit: Launch of DiEM25 branch and meetings on both sides of the divide

Our delegation was there for the launch of DiEM25 in Cyprus as well as meetings with organisations on both sides of the divide

Read more

We remain in solidarity with the Palestinian people

On International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People, we reiterate our support in their struggle for freedom and dignity

Read more

What goes on inside an Amazon factory, and how workers are fighting back

An Amazon worker in Poland provides an insight into the company's exploitative practices and the tactics that her union uses to push back

Read more