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#EDUCA,  The EU must assist Lebanon in removing the remaining obstacles to education for Syrian children, Norbert Neuser, Partnership Priorities for EU-Lebanon relations, Compact,

EDUCA : The EU must assist Lebanon in removing the remaining obstacles to education for Syrian children

Norbert Neuser, S&D coordinator for the committee on development, led a fact-finding mission to Lebanon this week on the access to education for Syrian refugees. Lebanon hosts 1 million Syrian...
Pittella:  EU must ensure protection of unaccompanied migrant children

Pittella: EU must ensure protection of unaccompanied migrant children

Speaking during a debate on the protection of children in the context of migration at the European Parliament today in Strasbourg, S&D Group president Gianni Pittella said: “There can be no...
One year on from Agenda 2030 and international day of peace, 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), 193 United Nations member states, Linda McAvan, Elly Schlein, Enrique Guerrero Salom, poverty, hunger, diminishing natural resources, water scarcity, soc

One year on from Agenda 2030 and international day of peace

The 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were unanimously adopted by the 193 United Nations member states one year ago at a historic summit of the world’s leaders in New York. The ambitious new...
S&Ds: EU Trust Fund for Africa must put the people first

S&Ds: EU Trust Fund for Africa must put the people first

European Socialists and Democrats condemn any use of the EU Trust Fund for Africa (EUTF) for financing border management and controls, underlining the need for using the total amount of development...
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S&Ds advocate continued ACP co-operation

For over 25 years, the Cotonou Agreement has been a platform for co-operation between the EU and African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) states. As the agreement expires in 2020 and new or unresolved...