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S&Ds demand an EU-wide strategy and more funding to fight antimicrobial resistance

The misuse of antibiotics is eroding their efficacy and leading to the spread of highly resistant bacteria, to the extent that it has become a threat to humankind. Today, the environment and health...
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S&Ds call on member states to show ambition for Energy Efficiency

Ahead of the Energy Council next Monday, Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament call on member states to show ambition for such a crucial directive for the future of Europe and its...
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With today’s proposals, the Commission is burying the CAP, says S&D Group

In the wake of the massive budget cuts announced on 2 May and more free trade agreements damaging European agriculture a little more each day, the European Commission continues to give free rein to...
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Ecodesign: households could save even more money with products designed to consume less and last longer

The S&Ds are committed to ensuring a smooth transition to a sustainable economy in which resources are not wasted, and production processes and products are not harmful to human health and the...
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S&Ds: EU agricultural policy must remain truly common. Re-nationalisation should be avoided at all costs

The risk of re-nationalising Europe’s agricultural policy must be avoided at all costs when the CAP legislative proposals are published shortly. Following today’s adaptation of the report on the...