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The S&Ds in the European Parliament call for independent inquiry into assassination of Ambassador Attanasio in the DRC. The EU can make a difference with new rules on conflict minerals and due diligence

Following the terrible attack in the Democratic Republic of Congo, which killed the Italian ambassador, Luca Attanasio, an Italian military policeman

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S&Ds: Thanks to the Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism, the EU says stop to unfair and anti-climate external competition

The approval today by the EU Parliament of the report ‘A WTO-compatible EU carbon border adjustment mechanism’ provides the Commission with important

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S&D Group: We need binding rules on responsible business conduct and we expect the Commission to deliver ASAP

The S&D Group is leading calls for the European Commission to come forward with legislation as soon as possible to guarantee sustainable and

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S&Ds: Time to end political crisis in Georgia for the sake of country’s stability and Euro-Atlantic future

Following the recent developments in Georgia, including the arrest of Nika Melia, the leader of the main opposition party, United National Movement

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S&Ds: The EU4Health programme is a turning point to shape a true EU Health Union

The unprecedented global Covid-19 pandemic has possibly taught us something we now need to better enforce: united we are stronger. The EU4Health

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InvestEU gets green light from European Parliament. It’s time for the money to go to the people!

InvestEU, one of the S&D Group’s flagship programmes for the next seven years, was adopted today in the European Parliament. Having guaranteed more

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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