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S&D Group: PM Janša must be held accountable for attacks on media freedom in Slovenia

Today Slovenian Prime Minister Janez Janša made a brief appearance at the European Parliament’s Democracy, Rule of Law, and Fundamental Rights


Black Days for Media Freedom and Pluralism in Europe

Media and artistic freedom are not empty phrases. They are the cornerstones of a healthy society and a functioning democracy, while the emphasis here

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The EU must do a better job to protect the media and arts, say S&Ds

Members of the S&D Group today called on the European Commission to ensure better protection of freedom for the press and the arts, during a remote

22 Feb 2021

S&D Group online event: Media and artistic freedom under attack - Europe has to act

The Socialists and Democrats Group in the European Parliament invites you to join the online event “Media and artistic freedom under attack - Europe

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S&Ds call for education to be at the top of Commission and Council agendas

Voicing concerns over the damage inflicted by the Covid-19 pandemic on Europe’s education systems, the S&Ds publicly call on the European Council and

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Culture and education must not be the losers of the pandemic, say S&Ds

Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament will lead two important votes during the plenary session, this Monday and Wednesday, aiming at

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Access to digital education should not be a privilege, say S&Ds

In mid-April 2020, no less than 188 countries around the world had closed schools nationwide, affecting some 1.5 billion learners and representing 91%

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S&Ds call on Commission to step up their ambitions for young people

Today, the European Commission has adopted proposals to strengthen the European Youth Guarantee and update the Skills Agenda. Drawing the lessons from

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The EU must help in making our education systems a social elevator for all, say S&Ds

The S&D Group today set out 16 proposals in a position paper to improve the quality of our education systems making them more inclusive for the


S&D position paper on European Education Area: our reality for 2025

European Education Area: Our reality by 2025 In line with article 14 of the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union, education is a