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S&Ds welcome Council’s commitment to put SDGs at the core of the EU

The Socialists & Democrats Group welcomes the Council’s conclusions ‘Towards an ever more sustainable Union by 2030’ adopted this week. Recalling the

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From Hungary, Udo Bullmann will advocate a more social Europe, this Friday

Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament will hold a debate with Hungarian politicians, experts and civil society in Budapest this Friday.

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S&D Group leader Udo Bullmann: We have to invest to make Southern Europe a hub for social and sustainable development

On the occasion of the conference of the “ Progressive Society ” initiative that took place yesterday in Lisbon, S&D Group leader Udo Bullmann calls

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Progressives call for a sustainable future that begins in Europeʼs Cities and Regions

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament together with the PES Group in the Committee of the Regions are launching a new initiative

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S&Ds: Netanyahu is showing his worse face, a bully who utterly disregards international law

The S&D Group expressed all its contrariety and concern over the recent statements given by Mr. Netanyahu regarding his will to annex West Bank

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

Upcoming activities Busy days ahead for our S&D members, as we prepare for the last Plenary session before the European elections! Meanwhile, we ’re

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Next Monday in Lisbon, Udo Bullmann and António Costa will advocate a sustainable Europe

The S&D Group in the European Parliament, the initiative Progressive Society and the Portuguese think tank Res Publica are hosting a conference on the

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Forcing EU citizens to give fingerprints for all new ID cards is wrong approach

S&D MEPs today voted against measures that will impose collection and storing of fingerprints of all European citizens on all new ID cards. The S&D

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S&Ds act responsibly to ensure UK citizens will not need a visa to visit EU27 post-Brexit

The European Parliament today voted in favour of reciprocal visa-free access for EU and UK nationals following Brexit. The legislation will apply from

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S&Ds bring new era of work-life balance to Europe

With the European Parliament’s final vote today, new rules for work-life balance in Europe can finally become a reality: Ten paternity days for