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European elections 23 May: Don't forget to vote!

The leaders of the VVD, CDA, D66, Forum for Democracy, GroenLinks and the number 3 of the PvdA met in the Malietoren on 16 May for a debate on the upcoming European elections. To bring the PUM mission to the attention of political parties, PUM Director Andy Wehkamp spoke with all the participants of the debate. PUM works together with similar organisations in other European countries to strengthen SMEs in developing countries and emerging markets. European themes such as international trade, climate and CSR are also important for SMEs in emerging markets.

Director Andy Wehkamp spoke with all the leaders: Malik Azmani (VVD), Bas Eickhout (GroenLinks), Derk Jan Eppink (FvD), Esther de Lange (CDA), Paul Tang (PvdA) and Sophie in 't Veld (D66).

The election debate took place on Thursday afternoon and was organised by VNO-NCW, MKB-Nederland and LTO Nederland, together with BNR Nieuwsradio. The programme of the debate can be found on VNO-NCW's website.

You can listen to the debate (in Dutch) on the BNR Nieuwsradio website.

In this video made by VNO-NCW you will find various animations about the elections, sustainable energy transition, Dutch prosperity, entrepreneurship, the importance of European technology, security in an unstable world and migration.

The European elections take place on 23 May. Don't forget to vote!