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S&Ds are determinant in brokering an ambitious deal to reduce plastic marine pollution

Following lengthy negotiations with the Council an agreement was reached early this morning that will reaffirm the leading role of the European Union

  • Massimo Paolucci MEP
  • climate
  • plastic
  • marine pollution
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S&Ds back EU strategy to end plastic litter by 2030

Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament are leading the transition to a circular economy, where all products are designed to be either

  • climate
  • Simona Bonafè
  • circular economy
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S&Ds want to introduce specific targets for single-use plastic reduction

The EU is at the forefront of the global fight against plastic litter, but unfortunately, it is also one of the main responsible actors: Europe

  • circular economy
  • Environment
  • climate
  • Kathleen Van Brempt MEP
  • Simona Bonafè
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All plastic should be recyclable and recycled in the near future, say S&Ds

Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament today welcomed the Commission’s strategy to reduce plastic waste. In line with S&D efforts to

  • climate
  • Simona Bonafè
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S&Ds want strong measures to ensure that oceans contribute to a sustainable development

The oceans, which cover three quarters of the earth’s surface, are our strongest allies against climate change. As stated by the UN during the Paris

  • climate
  • Paris Climate Summit
  • Miriam Dalli MEP
  • Tiemo Wölken MEP
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S&Ds present their vision for a revolutionary agricultural model fit for the 21st century

Agriculture and food supply have been at the core of the European project since the Treaty of Rome, 60 years ago. Today new challenges – such as

  • climate
  • Eric Andrieu MEP
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We can all contribute to achieving the Paris goals, say S&D MEPs attending the COP 23 in Bonn

The Group of the Socialists and Democrats has been very active since the preparations for the COP 21 in Paris and is closely following the

  • climate
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S&Ds: North Sea Plan must provide for sustainable fisheries and conservation

Today the European Parliament's committee on fisheries voted in favour of the North Sea Multi-annual Plan. The plan aims at ensuring the

  • Common Fishery Policy CFP
  • Ulrike Rodust
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Pittella a primus inter pares president - My vision for an inclusive and efficient European Parliament

Brexit, the migration humanitarian emergency, the threat of terrorism, armed conflicts at our doorsteps and the long lasting economic crisis have

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Deep-sea fishing: Parliament votes for fair and balanced regulation

Today the European Parliament voted with a large majority for the negotiated compromise on the new EU regulation on fishing deep-sea stocks in the

  • #Prog4Climate