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Ahead of Women’s Day, S&Ds call for increased support for women during the pandemic

To mark International Women’s Day 2021, the S&D Group held a two-day online event: Covid-19: Overcoming new Challenges to Gender Equality, organised

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Portuguese Presidency and Commissioner Schmit put social rights back on top of the EU’s agenda

Reacting to the presentation of the Action Plan by the European Commission on the implementation of the 2017 European Pillar of Social Rights, S&D

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Binding pay transparency proposal has finally made it! First and necessary step to end the gender pay gap

Socialists and Democrats welcome the proposal by the European Commission for a Directive to introduce pay transparency measures - a first and

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S&D Group: Instead of waiting for Fidesz to resign, the EPP should have kicked them out years ago

While the European People’s Party Group in the European Parliament was once again discussing how to deal with Fidesz MEPs, the S&D Group was hearing

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We are still in the ‘whatever-it-takes’ phase of the recovery, say S&Ds to Commission as they call for an extension of the escape clause

Speaking ahead of the European Commission’s fiscal policy recommendations expected tomorrow, the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament

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Give social rights teeth to improve people’s lives, demand S&Ds ahead of Commission Action Plan

Ahead of this week’s presentation of the European Commission’s Action Plan on how to implement the 2017 European Pillar of Social Rights, the

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The rise of AI must not mean leaving workers behind

Members of the S&D Group in the AIDA (Artificial Intelligence in the Digital Age) special committee will host this week a debate on Valuing Labour in

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S&D Times - Weekly Update. This Week's Highlights and What's Coming Up

“Since the very beginning of the vaccination campaign in Europe, we have heard questionable excuses from pharmaceutical companies trying to justify

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S&Ds to the pharmaceutical companies CEOs: deliver the vaccines, not lame excuses!

In light of the public hearing entitled ‘How to increase the capacity of COVID-19 vaccine production and improve delivery’, jointly hosted by the

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pCBCR: S&Ds stand ready to start negotiations tomorrow on crucial tax transparency tool

Reacting to the decision of the Competitiveness Council, to start negotiations with the European Parliament on public country-by-country reporting