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14/01/2014

10 demands to fight social dumping and protect all workers

Equal work, equal right and fair competition must be at the heart of a well-functioning Single Market, not only to protect workers but also to protect small and medium enterprises, which are the main engine of job creation in Europe. However, the lacking ambition and dedication of the European...

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26/06/2013

Media literacy

Media literacy is the ability to use media in the "right" and "appropriate" way. It is a key qualification in modern society, the key skill of the high-tech sector and a basic qualification in almost all economic environments even in a crafts sector.

The term should not be reduced to...

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19/06/2012

A growth and employment strategy for Europe

The crisis which started in 2007 forced both Europe's member states and the US to use their fiscal policies in the attempt to prevent a long‐lasting recession, or even depression. The US policies have proven more effective, because they were faster, stronger and longer‐lasting. By contrast, the...

iAGS 2017 - independent Anual Growth Survey, 5th report. The Elusive Recovery
23/11/2016

iAGS 2017 - independent Anual Growth Survey, 5th report. The Elusive Recovery

iAGS 2017 - independent Anual Growth Survey, 5th report. The Elusive Recovery

The independent Annual Growth Survey is carried out every year by renowned economic institutes.

For its fifth edition, the 2017 iAGS was produced by experts from four institutes:...

Journal for a Progressive Economy - Investment & Innovation at the Heart of European Recovery,
08/10/2016

Journal for a Progressive Economy - Investment & Innovation at the Heart of European Recovery

Journal for a Progressive Economy - Investment & Innovation at the Heart of European Recovery (Special Edition Annual Forum 2016)

•    Foreword by: S&D Group's president Gianni Pittella
•    Europe has to act together:...

LGBTI Rights are Human Rights - Our Call for Action
17/05/2016

LGBTI Rights are Human Rights - Our Call for Action

LGBTI Rights are Human Rights - Our Call for Action.

17 May 2016 is the international day against homophobia, transphobia and biphobia. The S&D Group has been at the forefront of the fight for LGBTI rights across Europe and around the world over the past few years....

The S&D Group - Our Political Priorities
28/04/2016

The S&D Group - Our Political Priorities

As Socialists and Democrats we are fully committed to an alternative to blind and counter-productive austerity. We’ve already had our first successes. Our call for an investment plan and greater flexibility in the implementation of fiscal rules to revive the European economy was heard. The...