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25 Oct 2019
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S&D Conference: What has the EU ever done for Women? Assessing the Impact of Brexit on Women and Gender Equality in the UK

This conference will launch a recent study which highlights the legal, economic, political, and social implications of Brexit which specifically and

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S&Ds: EU should suspend negotiations with Azerbaijan following the latest crackdown against peaceful protest

Last weekend Azerbaijani authorities violently dispersed peaceful rallies organised by the National Council of Democratic Forces (NCDF), an umbrella

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S&D Group supports efforts by UK MPs to avoid a no-deal exit

In a special sitting today in the UK Parliament, MPs voted to ensure that the UK will not crash out of the EU without a deal, by supporting an

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"Europe's challenges cannot wait: we need to move from words to action now," says Iratxe García after the European Council

On the outcome of the European Council, the leader of the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament said: “If we want the European Union to

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It is necessary to defend our elections against foreign interference and manipulation

Today, at the initiative of the Socialists and Democrats, the European Parliament supported a resolution on foreign electoral interference and

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A robust budget is essential for the just transition to an environmentally and socially sustainable EU, says Iratxe García

Today at the plenary debate on the upcoming European Council on the 17th and 18th of October, the leader of the Socialists and Democrats in the

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Solidarity saves lives: Council fails to make progress on an EU-wide mechanism on disembarkation

While justice and home affairs ministers met in Luxembourg in the last two days to discuss the state of play on migration in the EU, at least 13 more

09 Oct 2019
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Girls Speak Out in the European Parliament

A youth-led public event, organised in the framework of the European Week of Action for Girls, with the support of the S&D Group and EU40. The event

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Iratxe García congratulates António Costa: Portugal has proved that growth is compatible with solidarity and sustainability

Following the parliamentary elections held yesterday in Portugal, the leader of the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament, Iratxe García

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Hearing of Helena Dalli, Commissioner-designate for Equality

Following the hearing of Helena Dalli, the Commissioner-designate for Equality, the S&D Group expressed its full support for her commitment to fight