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S&Ds draw up roadmap to affordable housing and renovations – now it’s up to the Commission to act

As one of the largest consumers of energy in the EU, building stock has a big impact on the EU’s climate goals. Buildings are responsible for 40% of

25 Jan 2021
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Decent housing for all - a workshop hosted by the S&D Group, 29 January 2021

Housing for All: Time for Europe to Deliver - Monday 25 to Friday 29 January 2021 Decent housing for all - a workshop hosted by the Socialists and

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Progressives launch week of events to call on EU to deliver on housing for all

The S&D Group in the European Parliament is co-hosting - together with the PES Group in the European Committee of the Regions, the Foundation for

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S&D MEP Alex Agius Saliba on the right to disconnect

“The Covid-19 pandemic has fundamentally changed the way we work. Now, more than one in three European workers are working from home. The pressure to

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Everyone deserves a place to call home, say S&Ds as they push for decent, affordable housing for all

Today, the European Parliament is set to adopt a report proposing concrete policies to address the housing crisis. The Socialists and Democrats Group

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Vote on right to disconnect is test case for conservatives’ willingness to bring workers’ rights into the digital age

Today, the European Parliament will vote on the S&D ‘Right to Disconnect’ report that calls for a binding EU law to grant this right to all European

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Can't escape work? - S&Ds fight for your right to disconnect

“Digitisation brings many benefits and advantages for employees such as greater flexibility or less commuting. However, there are also pitfalls. The

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Can't escape work? - S&Ds fight for your right to disconnect

The right to disconnect allows workers to refrain from engaging in work-related tasks, activities and electronic communication, such as phone calls

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Can't escape work? - S&Ds fight for your right to disconnect

“You know that feeling, when you get a work-related text message demanding your attention when you just started cooking. Or when your boss calls while

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Porto Agenda: giving social rights teeth to make people’s lives better

With today’s vote on the report a strong and social Europe for a Just Transition, the European Parliament is calling on European leaders to make