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S&Ds: Great success on cohesion policy with almost €380 billion for innovation, youth employment and child guarantee

Following the positive vote today in plenary on the common provisions on the European Regional Development Fund, the European Social Fund Plus, the

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European Progressives appeal for a sustainable cohesion policy that leaves no people and no territories behind

Today the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament, together with the PES Group in the European Committee of the Regions , launched an

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7 February: S&D CONFERENCE ON COHESION POLICY AND THE SUSTAINABLE FUTURE OF EUROPE

The European Union is currently discussing how to reform and update the cohesion policy , its main solidarity and investment instrument, for the

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S&Ds: Rural, Mountainous and Remote Areas deserve a European development plan

Following today’s approval in plenary of the EU Agenda for Rural, Mountainous and Remote Areas, S&D vice-president, Mercedes Bresso, stated: “The

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S&Ds: the huge impact of the cohesion policy on N. Ireland shows the EU’s importance in boosting economy and preserving peace

Today’s plenary saw the adoption of the important report on the impact of the EU cohesion policy on Northern Ireland, which was overwhelmingly

  • Constanze Krehl
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S&Ds: 10 % less European investments through cohesion policy is a cut on taxpayer’s own finger

The legislative proposals for the future European Cohesion Policy 2021- 2027 pave the way for a more simple, innovative and secure investment

  • Constanze Krehl
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EU mayors deserve stronger support in their fight against climate change, say S&Ds

Socialists and Democrats are strongly committed to deliver on the COP 21 UN Climate Change Agreement adopted in Paris in 2015, in which 195 nations

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Parliament backs WiFi4EU - bringing high-quality internet to public spaces across the EU

The European Parliament today backed a scheme to bring WiFi connectivity to public spaces such as parks, squares and public buildings across Europe.

  • Carlos Zorrinho
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S&Ds: “cutting funding from cohesion policy means losing jobs – we must not allow it”

Ahead of the European Parliament's debates on the issue, the Socialists and Democrats presented and adopted their post-2020 Cohesion Policy programme

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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