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S&D for a non-profit organ donation network in Europe

A European action plan on organ donation and transplantation was passed today at the European Parliament in Strasbourg. The project is based on the Spanish organ transplant system. S&D Euro MP...

Right accused of putting the euro on "a bread-and-water diet"

Liberal and Conservative Euro MPs were today accused of undermining jobs and growth in the eurozone by forcing member states on to an economic starvation diet. The S&D group believes that the...

EU migration policy marks a new step forward

The S&D Group today in Strasbourg strongly supported a new proposal to make funds available to EU countries willing to host and resettle refugee from outside the EU. Antonio Masip Hidalgo MEP, S...

Stability Pact and Growth Pact to confront the crisis

The Stability Pact must be accompanied by a Growth Pact, because without economic recovery there will be no revenue for stabilising the public finances, says Martin Schulz, leader of the S&D...

"The EU will not emerge from the crisis if things stay as they are," argues Pervenche Berès

An economy stimulated by a vast European programme of green investment and a fairer redistribution of wealth, genuine economic governance of the euro area piloted by a designated European Commission...

Plenary Session - European Parliament in Strasbourg from 17 to 20 May 2010. Socialist and Democrat priorities on the agenda

Socialist and Democrat Priorities - Plenary Session - May II - Strasbourg . Monday 17 May 2010 Key competences for a changing world: implementation of the education and training 2010 work programme...

"No trade agreements without measuring their social and economic impact," says Kader Arif

This week the European Commission will be presenting an impact study to the European Parliament and Europe’s citizens on the free trade agreement between the EU and South Korea. The Commission’s...

EU and Belarus : Conditional engagement?

Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament tackled, in a two panel seminar, the further development in the EU- Belarus relations. The discussions reviewed the post election situation and the...