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Gianni Pitella Commissioners hearings 2014

Pittella: Timmermans responsible for sustainable development. A turning point

After days of very tough negotiations, finally the S&D Group reached a turning point. Frans Timmermans, first vice-president of the Commission, will also have the responsibility for sustainable...
Neven Mimica

S&Ds welcome the progressive development commitments of Commissioner-designate Neven Mimica

The European Socialists and Democrats are convinced that, during his hearing at the development committee, Commissioner-designate Neven Mimica demonstrated a strong political will and the capacity...
S and Ds win on human-rights based approach to development co-operation

S&Ds win on human-rights based approach to development co-operation

The European Parliament today voted two key reports defining its vision for future EU and global development co-operation frameworks. The Socialists and Democrats put human rights at the heart of the...