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One year on from Agenda 2030 and international day of peace, 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), 193 United Nations member states, Linda McAvan, Elly Schlein, Enrique Guerrero Salom, poverty, hunger, diminishing natural resources, water scarcity, soc

One year on from Agenda 2030 and international day of peace

The 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were unanimously adopted by the 193 United Nations member states one year ago at a historic summit of the world’s leaders in New York. The ambitious new...
S&Ds: EU Trust Fund for Africa must put the people first

S&Ds: EU Trust Fund for Africa must put the people first

European Socialists and Democrats condemn any use of the EU Trust Fund for Africa (EUTF) for financing border management and controls, underlining the need for using the total amount of development...
S&Ds advocate continued ACP co-operation

S&Ds advocate continued ACP co-operation

For over 25 years, the Cotonou Agreement has been a platform for co-operation between the EU and African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) states. As the agreement expires in 2020 and new or unresolved...
"Election results in Gabon lack credibility" say European Socialists and Democrats

"Election results in Gabon lack credibility" say European Socialists and Democrats

President Ali Bongo has been declared the winner in Gabon’s presidential elections, a few votes ahead of the opposition candidate, Jean Ping. The announcement comes after several days of heightened...
Immediate action needed to prevent humanitarian catastrophe in north-eastern Nigeria

Immediate action needed to prevent humanitarian catastrophe in north-eastern Nigeria

The S&D Group has called for immediate action to prevent a devastating humanitarian disaster in Nigeria. Around 4.4 million people in the Lake Chad region are in need of urgent food aid. The...