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Trans-European networks are crucial for a cohesive Europe, say S&Ds

Socialists and Democrats want the next seven-year financial framework to give the impulse to the European Union to change its current course of growing inequalities and lay the foundations of a...
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S&Ds lead the vote to strengthen rail passengers’ rights in the EU

Today, the European Parliament backed the report drafted by S&D MEP Bogusław Liberadzki aiming to reinforce passengers' rights. The existing regulation, from 2009, introduced important rights for...
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S&Ds want fairer and greener charge road users

The high impact of road transport on the environment as well as the degradation of road infrastructure have a cost for society. The current legislation to charge road users, the so-called...

S&Ds promote sustainable battery manufacturing in Europe

Batteries are crucial for the transition to a sustainable economic model, both at the industrial level, but also for households and transport. However, around 80% of batteries in the world are...
S&Ds secure social rights and transparency in modernising EU port services, MEP Knut Fleckenstein, securing workers' rights and safety, social dialogue and environmental compliance, Ismail Ertug MEP,

S&Ds back measures to tackle sea-based sources of marine litter

The Socialists and Democrats in the transport and tourism committee voted today in favour of the port reception facilities report to tackle sea-based sources of marine litter. The report forms part...