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S&Ds want more young Europeans to benefit from the Solidarity Corps volunteering experience

Thousands of young Europeans engage every year in volunteering activities, and the Socialists and Democrats want to extend this cross-border

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S&D Group welcomes efforts to save the nuclear deal with Iran

S&D Group welcomes the creation by Germany, France and the UK of INSTEX, a long-awaited payment mechanism to facilitate legitimate trade between the

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We do not need a new arms race! S&Ds call for an urgent plenary debate on disarmament

Following the decision by President Donald Trump to withdraw the United States from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF), considered to

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

Quote of the week by S&D president Udo Bullmann on the Women on Boards Directive: Everybody talks about making gender equality a reality. Now it is

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Bullmann on Sea Watch: Salvini must stop punishing rescued people to further his far-right agenda. Interior ministers must now provide an EU solution

After almost two weeks stranded off the coast of Sicily, the vessel run by German NGO Sea Watch was finally allowed to disembark at Catania today. The

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New rules will make the European Parliament fairer and more transparent

The European Parliament today backed an update to its rules of procedure, to make the institution fairer and more transparent, as well as cracking

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The only way out for Venezuela is by calling elections, and the UE will mediate to make it happen, say S&Ds

Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament today backed a joint resolution negotiated with other political groups on the situation in

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S&Ds: It’s time for the Council to finally adopt the Women on Boards Directive, we need more women in economic decision-making

During today’s plenary, the Socialists and Democrats Group in the European Parliament will call on the member states to finally adopt the so called

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Manfred Weber and EPP call for secret vote on new transparency rules

S&D MEPs have urged the EPP Group and their leader Manfred Weber to drop proposals to hold a secret vote on new rules designed to make the Parliament

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Under the EPP umbrella, Orbán continues to reinforce his autocratic rule. The Council must urgently react

On the initiative of the Socialists and Democrats, the European Parliament is today holding a debate on Hungary. Although the Parliament launched in