A more socially just Europe

A more socially just Europe

It's time for a different Europe. In our vision of Europe, social and economic progress go hand in hand. Our vision is for a 'Europe of excellence', with world-beating education and research, good public services, an inclusive society, economic security for citizens and protection for consumers. 

Decent work for all

While the right-wing in Europe believe growing inequality, falling social standards and increasing job insecurity are an acceptable price to pay for economic success, we believe this is plain wrong...

Social rights in Europe

The crisis and its long aftermath have made it clearer than ever that a Europe reduced to purely economic issues will lose the trust of citizens. The S&Ds want to see an EU true to the principles...

Consumer rights

The S&Ds have long been champions of stronger consumer protection, especially for vulnerable groups. We are fighting for better information and protection for consumers and for a ban on...