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Africa Week 2017

S&Ds host Africa Week in Brussels and call for focus on youth and the future of Africa

Next week Africa will be at the centre of the activities of the S&D Group and its partners, both from Africa and Europe. From 25 - 28 September 2017, the S&D Group will organise its second “...
Access to products and services must be open to all say S&D Euro MPs, Olga Sehnalová, Accessibility Act, Nicola Danti MEP, disabilities,

Access to products and services must be open to all say S&D Euro MPs

Today, the Socialists and Democrats secured a majority on an ambitious proposal aiming at improving access to a wide range of products and services for people with disabilities, the Accessibility Act...
S&D Group secures €500 million to tackle youth unemployment, Jens Geier, Eider Gardiazábal Rubial, the Youth Employment Initiative (YEI), schoolofdemocracy, #SocialRights,

S&D Group secures €500 million to tackle youth unemployment

The European Parliament today backed an S&D Group initiative to make an extra €500 million available to tackle youth unemployment across Europe. The money comes as part of an amendment to the EU’...
MEPs and national governments agree on WiFi4EU – helping to bring free Wi-Fi to all Europeans, digitalunion, #DigitalUnion, Carlos Zorrinho,

Parliament backs WiFi4EU - bringing high-quality internet to public spaces across the EU

The European Parliament today backed a scheme to bring WiFi connectivity to public spaces such as parks, squares and public buildings across Europe. The agreement, dubbed WiFi4EU, will bring high-...