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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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S&Ds welcome Council’s commitment to put SDGs at the core of the EU

The Socialists & Democrats Group welcomes the Council’s conclusions ‘Towards an ever more sustainable Union by 2030’ adopted this week. Recalling the

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S&D Group Progressive Society, Res Publica Conference: Well-being for all in a sustainable Europe

S&D Group Progressive Society, Res Publica Conference: Well-being for all in a sustainable Europe. OPENING REMARKS * FERNANDO MEDINA, Mayor of Lisbon

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Next Monday in Lisbon, Udo Bullmann and António Costa will advocate a sustainable Europe

The S&D Group in the European Parliament, the initiative Progressive Society and the Portuguese think tank Res Publica are hosting a conference on the

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S&Ds ensure that new gas pipelines will also comply with EU legislation

Today the European Parliament backed a deal reached with the EU Council to improve the existing Natural Gas Directive. Socialists and Democrats

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Sustainable investments should benefit citizens, not big industries, say S&Ds

The regulation voted on today should gradually create a unified classification system ('taxonomy') on what can be considered an environmentally

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S&Ds criticise the EU Commission for relinquishing its duties on the ‘Dieselgate’ scandal

It has been almost four years since the Volkswagen emissions scandal broke out, and the European Commission and national governments are still