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S&Ds: Forging a fair and sustainable Africa Strategy – the way forward for the future of EU-Africa relations

The Socialists and Democrats welcome the adoption of the Africa Strategy in the development committee. This strategy, along with the future Post

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S&Ds draw up roadmap to affordable housing and renovations – now it’s up to the Commission to act

As one of the largest consumers of energy in the EU, building stock has a big impact on the EU’s climate goals. Buildings are responsible for 40% of

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S&Ds lead the drive for EU rules on businesses behaving responsibly

The S&D Group in the European Parliament wants to see the EU use the weight of its single market with 450 million consumers to set global standards

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S&Ds urge pharmaceutical companies to deliver on the contracts to provide COVID-19 vaccines

Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament today urged Pfizer and AstraZeneca pharmaceutical companies to fulfil the obligations they engaged

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Progressives launch week of events to call on EU to deliver on housing for all

The S&D Group in the European Parliament is co-hosting - together with the PES Group in the European Committee of the Regions, the Foundation for

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

“Access to decent and affordable housing is a human right. It is enshrined in the European Social Charter, but so far, we have not been able to

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S&Ds condemn right-wing attempts to undermine EU consensus on Venezuela

Speaking after their abstention on the final vote on a European Parliament resolution dealing with the recent election in Venezuela, the Socialists

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Turkey must comply with European Court of Human Rights ruling and immediately release Selahattin Demirtaş

On the initiative of the Socialists and Democrats, the European Parliament is set to adopt today a resolution calling on Turkey to immediately release

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S&Ds: Gender equality in Europe must not be put on hold during this pandemic!

The Socialists and Democrats sounded the alarm today. Ten months on from the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, we have more and more evidence showing

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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