Our position papers

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S&D Position Paper: Towards a more sustainable single market for consumers and businesses

Consumer habits and choices play a significant role in tackling climate change and environmental issues. To move towards a more sustainable

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Tax justice to foster post-pandemic recovery. An S&D Roadmap

The COVID-19 pandemic breakout caused both a health and socio-economic crisis that caught the world and its leaders by surprise. As part of national

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A new EU long-term industrial strategy - A proposal by the Socialists and Democrats

The COVID19 crisis has underlined the fallacies of our system and the vulnerabilities of our industry and the need to rebuild sustainably by using the

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S&D position paper on European Education Area: our reality for 2025

European Education Area: Our reality by 2025 In line with article 14 of the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union, education is a

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Reform of the System of Own Resources of the EU for the 2021-2027 Multiannual Financial Framework

The S&D Group proposes that new own resources, stemming from measures addressing the protection of the environment and the promotion of a fairer and

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Back on track – S&D policy paper on the recovery of tourism

Travel restrictions caused by the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic have severely affected the tourism industry1, an industry which directly and

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S&D Paper on the EU's constitutional future: towards a stronger political union

This paper reflects the position of the S&D Group, as the most progressive and pro-European family in the European Parliament, on the constitutional

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The Covid-19 Pandemic: S&D recovery plan for democracy & fundamental rights

As the world labours to slow the Covid-19 pandemic by using major and restrictive social measures, Socialists and Democrats believe that we should

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A European Health Union. Increasing EU competence in health - coping with COVID19 and looking to the future

The right to physical and mental health is a fundamental human right. Every person, without discrimination, has the right to access modern and

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A progressive gender-sensitive approach to the COVID-19 crisis

The global and European health and economic crisis provoked by the COVID-19 virus reveals the limits and contradictions of our societies and our socio