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Cultural and creative sectors contribute to youth employment and to social cohesion, says S&D MEP Silvia Costa

The European Parliament today backed the report drafted by S&D MEP Silvia Costa to strengthen the Creative Europe programme for the period 2021 to

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S&Ds vote to triple the funding for Erasmus+ and to make the programme more inclusive

The culture committee today backed new rules on the financing for the new Erasmus+ Programme. This flagship initiative to unite Europeans deserves

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S&Ds want more young Europeans to benefit from the Solidarity Corps volunteering experience

Thousands of young Europeans engage every year in volunteering activities, and the Socialists and Democrats want to extend this cross-border

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New law on audiovisual media services will better protect minors and promote European content

Today, the European Parliament backed an agreement reached with the EU Council to update the existing Directive on the provision of audiovisual media

  • S&D MEP Silvia Costa
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Findings of Danske Bank investigation shows failure of Europe’s anti-money laundering systems

Following the release of the findings of the investigation into Danske Bank’s branch in Estonia, S&D MEPs have called for more EU wide action to

  • Jeppe Kofod MEP
  • Peter Simon MEP
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S&Ds welcome the Commission’s proposal to fight money laundering across borders and call for enhanced power and additional resources for the EU’s supervisory institutions

Following the publication of the European Commission’s proposal today to further strengthen the supervision of EU financial institutions, S&Ds called

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S&Ds want young Europeans to be able to join the EU Solidarity Corps as soon as possible

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament have supported the project of the European Solidarity Corps* since it was presented by the

  • MEP Silvia Costa
  • Brando Benifei
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Parliament backs new rules to crack down on money laundering and organised crime

The European Parliament’s civil liberties, justice and home affairs committee, today backed two reports designed to make it harder for organised

  • tax
  • Emilian Pavel MEP
  • whistle-blowers
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S&Ds: With the post-Cotonou Agreement, the EU must invest more in cooperation with ACP to face common challenges together

“At the end of the Joint Parliamentary Assembly held in Brussels amongst European Union, African, Caribbean and Pacific countries representatives, the

  • migration
  • Maria Arena MEP
  • Cecile Kyenge
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Public Country-by-Country-reporting: last chance for Council to act on tax transparency

Ahead of a decisive technical meeting, S&D Euro MPs are calling on the EU Council to unblock the negotiations on corporate tax transparency. They

  • tax
  • LuxLeaks
  • Hugues Bayet MEP