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"Election results in Gabon lack credibility" say European Socialists and Democrats

"Election results in Gabon lack credibility" say European Socialists and Democrats

President Ali Bongo has been declared the winner in Gabon’s presidential elections, a few votes ahead of the opposition candidate, Jean Ping. The announcement comes after several days of heightened...
Immediate action needed to prevent humanitarian catastrophe in north-eastern Nigeria

Immediate action needed to prevent humanitarian catastrophe in north-eastern Nigeria

The S&D Group has called for immediate action to prevent a devastating humanitarian disaster in Nigeria. Around 4.4 million people in the Lake Chad region are in need of urgent food aid. The...
More must be done to get Syrian children in Lebanon into education

More must be done to get Syrian children in Lebanon into education

A new report from Human Rights Watch has highlighted that, despite significant efforts to enroll refugees in formal education, barriers still exist which have led to more than half of the 500,000...
The World Humanitarian Summit:  The first step towards new global humanitarian aid action, S&D MEP Enrique Guerrero Salom, Education Cannot Wait, #EDUCA, EDUCA, S&D MEP Elena Valenciano,

The World Humanitarian Summit: The first step towards new global humanitarian aid action

A European Parliament delegation composed of members from the committee on development (DEVE) and the sub-committee on human rights (DROI) attended the first-ever World Humanitarian Summit that took...