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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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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

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European Parliament and EU Council reach a deal on stronger, more resilient European Globalisation Fund

The European Parliament tonight struck a deal with the EU Council on the funding for the European Globalisation Fund (EGF) for the next seven years

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Good news to finish a difficult year, says Iratxe García on the European Council conclusions

Following the meeting of EU Heads of State and government, the president of the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament, Iratxe García