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AI and ethics: protecting people, respecting rights

Artificial intelligence (AI) is fundamentally transforming societies in Europe and across the world. From social media to health, or face recognition on phones to air traffic control, AI is affecting

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Vietnam's reformed labour code sends positive signal but concrete changes must be delivered

The S&D Group today welcomed the adoption of Vietnam's reformed labour code following a vote in the National Assembly in Hanoi. Ahead of the European

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“The new Commission will carry the S&D mark and it will deliver our agenda for a sustainable EU,” says Iratxe García

Today Socialists and Democrats discussed the overall outcome of the parliamentary hearings of all the Commissioners-designate. The upcoming executive

20 Nov 2019
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S&D Workshop on Artificial Intelligence, Ethical Aspects

S&D JURI Workshop on Artificial Intelligence, Ethical Aspects Programme Chaired by Tiemo Wölken, S&D Coordinator of the committee on legal affairs

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EU 2020 budget: Europe's priorities are our priorities

Three weeks of conciliation came to an end late last night, as our S&D members, together with representatives of the Commission and Council reached an

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Our approval of Olivér Várhelyi is not a blank cheque, say S&Ds

The Socialists and Democrats today backed Olivér Várhelyi as Commissioner for Neighbourhood and Enlargement following additional written commitments

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

Quote of the week by S&D president, Iratxe Garcia Commenting on the successful push from the S&D Group to change the portfolio names of Commissioners

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S&D delegation to go to Kigali for the EU-African-Caribbean-Pacific Assembly to tackle climate change and migration with a progressive approach

The international scenario is rapidly changing. Following the regrettable disengagement policy put forward by the US President, Donald Trump, the call

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S&Ds demand Olivér Várhelyi to confirm in writing that he breaks with his past actions linked to Viktor Orbán

Following today's hearing with the members of the foreign affairs committee, the Socialists and Democrats decided to request further information from

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We stand in solidarity with unemployed people in Belgium, despite Council refusal, say S&Ds

Today in plenary, members of the European Parliament have confirmed that they stand in solidarity with the 400 people in Wallonia who have lost their