"the Alliance forged to defeat the Troika" a host political force of the I Forum of the South of Europe. One of the great pillars of this statement is the demand for a major European Conference for the restructuring of the debt; “without that restructuring there will be no democracy”.
A decisive year in Europe which will be the start of the change: "the time to start to change these policies of austerity in which Europe has sunk has arrived".
Representatives of political parties, social movements, trade unions and other activists gathered in this Forum, committed themselves with determination, to continue to work together in order to combat the neoliberal strategy of austerity. The goal it to promote a collective and concrete alternative "for a progressive way to exit of the crisis", in the direction of a re-Foundation of Europe on the basis of democracy, solidarity and social and environmental sustainability.
A Green New Deal for Europe, policies to put an end to unemployment, and the change of role of the European Central Bank are among the 10 key measures developed in this Declaration of Barcelona presented in Barcelona.