George Papandreou was re-elected President of Socialist International.
The unanimous decision of the Congress held in Colombia was announced late Thursday.
In his address after his re-election, Papandreou referred to the modern challenges and the populist and nationalism phaenomena that plague the political life in many countries of the world.
“We believe that we will do our countries powerful by investing in the people, in educations and social rights, in the ability to cooperate and in a global economy” said Papandreou among other in his speech.
The Socialist International Congress is taking place in Colombia to support President Juan Manuel Santos and his government partner member of SI Partido Liberal Colombiano (PLC) for a peaceful solution to with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) rebels to end the civil war.