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S&Ds support Albania's EU accession process and urge continuing reforms

S&Ds support Albania's EU accession process and urge continuing reforms

A large majority in the European Parliament adopted a report on Albania today proposed by the European Parliament's lead negotiator for Albania, S&D MEP Knut Fleckenstein. The report acknowledges...
We made CETA better on the way towards a more progressive trade policy, say S&Ds, #TTIP, Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement, Investor-State Dispute Resolution System (ISDS), Elena Valenciano, S&D MEP Sorin Moisa,

We made CETA better on the way towards a more progressive trade policy, say S&Ds

Today, the European Parliament approved the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) with Canada in a final vote in Strasbourg. Following strong pressure from the Socialists and Democrats...
S&D Group reiterates its strong support for two-state solution for Israelis and Palestinians

S&Ds support the two-state solution and oppose Israeli settlements

The European Parliament held a plenary debate on Israel and Palestine today, focusing on settlements in the West Bank. S&D Group vice-president Victor Boştinaru MEP said: "The situation on the...
S&D MEPs call on the Council to take a clear stance on women’s rights and reproductive health

S&D MEPs call on the Council to take a clear stance on women’s rights and reproductive health

S&D Euro MEPs today secured a majority for a resolution calling on the Council to adopt a clear-cut stance on sexual and reproductive health and rights in order to safeguard fundamental rights...
"EU must negotiate reform and reconstruction plan with Greece" say S&Ds

It is time to conclude the second review of the Greek adjustment programme, say S&Ds

Ahead of an important meeting of the Eurogroup next Monday in Brussels, S&D Euro MPs called on the Eurozone finance ministers to conclude the second review of the Greek adjustment programme as...
#EndEnergyPoverty,  S&Ds for a new EU common vision on development policy, #TaxJustice, European Consensus on Development, Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), economic, social and environmental dimensions, Norbert Neuser MEP, Linda McAvan MEP,

S&Ds for a new EU common vision on development policy

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament today gave their full support to a strong resolution on the revision of the European Consensus on Development. The resolution adopted...
Whistleblowers who expose misuse of EU funds must be protected by EU law, #TaxJustice, Inés Ayala Sender, Luxleaks or Panama Paper scandals, Cătălin Sorin Ivan, European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF),

Whistleblowers who expose misuse of EU funds must be protected by EU law

The European Parliament today backed a report urging the Commission to put forward legislative proposals that ensure whistleblowers who report misuse of EU funds are protected. S&D Group...
A budget for the eurozone has become a necessity, say S&Ds, Economic and Monetary Union (EMU), &D MEP Pervenche Berès, Treaty of Rome, Paul Tang MEP, #TaxJustice,

A fiscal capacity for the eurozone has become a necessity, say S&Ds

MEPs in the economic and monetary affairs and budget committees in the European Parliament jointly agreed on a roadmap late on Monday to set up a fiscal capacity or 'budget' for the eurozone in order...