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Iratxe García addresses the SPD parliamentary group in Berlin: “We count on you to build a more sustainable and progressive Europe”

Today S&D leader Iratxe García attended the extraordinary opening session of the SPD parliamentary group in the German Bundestag, upon invitation from

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What do we owe to social democracy?

What do we owe to social democracy? 150 years ago, Social Democrats tamed the first Industrial Revolution. By putting people first, we have built a

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Social dumping (Watch the video)

Workers are the backbone of our societies, the fight for their rights remains at the core of the social democratic agenda. Trade unions and workers' parties have often succeeded in taming capitalism

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Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle (Watch the video)

If we do not take care of our planet today, there will be no economies and no jobs to protect tomorrow. We are setting in motion a chain of events that will lead to total and irreversible destruction

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S&D leader Udo Bullmann: “On Labour Day we reaffirm our call for a fair and progressive Europe for all."

On the occasion of International Labour Day on May 1st, S&D Group leader Udo Bullmann states: “Workers are the backbone of our societies, the fight

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S&Ds say: EU Commission wake up! Endocrine disruptors must be regulated to protect citizens’ health

Today, the European Parliament has once again stood up for citizens’ health and the environment. In the motion for resolution approved in plenary , we

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LIFE programme is key to shift to a sustainable economy both for people and for the environment, say S&Ds

Today the European Parliament backed a deal reached with the EU Council for a new LIFE programme 2021-2027. It is the only programme dedicated

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S&Ds welcome appearance of Greta Thunberg in environmental committee of the European Parliament

Environmental activist Greta Thunberg visited the European Parliament in Strasbourg today and spoke in an open meeting of the environment committee. S

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We have shielded the European Food Safety Agency against pressures from the industry, say S&Ds

After a long political battle, today the European Parliament backed a deal reached with the EU Council to adopt a new regulation that will ensure

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A step forward in the protection of vulnerable workers. The Parliament has finally backed S&Ds call for crackdown on precarious contracts

Today the European Parliament has approved the final agreement reached earlier with the member states on measures that will boost the rights for