Our latest press releases

Press release
Published

We want a new social contract for sustainability in Europe, says Udo Bullmann in Madrid

The leader of the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament, Udo Bullmann, was present today in the PES congress together with a delegation

Press release
Published

S&Ds - Weekly Update. This week's highlights and what's coming up

Quote of the week from S&D leader Udo Bullmann: “We must change the course of the EU in the next term from 2019 to 2024. Based on our work and

Press release
Published

Udo Bullmann advocates a new social pact for human, economic and ecological sustainability

Today the S&D president Udo Bullmann will present in Madrid the Progressive Society policy report on Sustainable Equality, a document elaborated by a

Press release
Published

The S&D Group will go to Madrid to attend the PES Congress

The European Socialists will gather in Madrid, as of Thursday, for the PES Congress that will officially endorse the progressive candidate to chair

Press release
Published

Turkey has crossed all the red lines. It’s time to formally suspend the accession talks with Ankara

Today the foreign affairs committee voted its annual report on Turkey, drafted by S&D MEP Kati Piri , in which European Parliamentarians called on the

Press release
Published

CREATIVE EUROPE: Culture and the arts deserve more funding and support at EU level

Today the culture and education committee in the European Parliament backed the report drafted by S&D MEP Silvia Costa to strengthen the Creative

Press release
Published

S&Ds vote to triple the funding for Erasmus+ and to make the programme more inclusive

The culture committee today backed new rules on the financing for the new Erasmus+ Programme. This flagship initiative to unite Europeans deserves

Press release
Published

Mandatory fingerprinting for new ID cards across EU is the wrong approach

S&D MEPs are disappointed that negotiators from the European Commission, Council and Parliament have agreed to new minimum standards on ID cards that

Press release
Published

European Parliament backs €10 billion to help front line member states deal with asylum and migration

The European Parliament committee for civil liberties, justice and home affairs , today backed the creation of a € 10 billion fund to help member

Press release
Published

European Union must do more to protect the rule of law and fight against corruption in the EU

The European Parliament committee for civil liberties, justice and home affairs backed a report calling for the EU to do more ensure the rule of law