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Wildlife

Protecting wildlife with a progressive trade policy

One day before the UN World Wildlife Day, the European Parliament today adopted a report on how EU trade policy can contribute to the fight against wildlife trafficking and preserve biodiversity...
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S&Ds strongly condemn president Ivanov’s decision and call on him to respect the constitution

Following the decision of the president of the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Gjorge Ivanov, to again deny giving the mandate to Zoran Zaev, the agreed Prime Minister candidate between 4...
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S&D Group: The European Court of Justice needs more female judges

S&D MEPs today demanded action from the European Council to ensure greater gender balance on the European Court of Justice. S&D MEP Mady Delvaux, who put the question to the Council at today'...
S&Ds call on member states to reduce gender pay gap by 2 percent per year, Iratxe García Pérez, Zita Gurmai, #ourfightwomensrights,

S&Ds call on member states to reduce gender pay gap by 2% per year

S&D Euro MPs called on EU member states to reduce the gender pay gap between men and women by 2% over the next five years, during the European Parliament’s plenary session today in Brussels...
Dieselgate: Member states not complying with existing legislation must be penalised, say S&Ds

Dieselgate: S&Ds call for stronger oversight to prevent emissions cheating

Today, the European Parliament's committee of inquiry into emission measurement in the automotive sector (EMIS) voted on a report summarising its findings after almost one year of investigating the...
S&D lead charge for better protection of workers from reprotoxic substances, #SocialRights, Marita Ulvskog, carcinogens such as wood dust, crystalline silica and chromium VI, Scientific Committee on Occupational Exposure Limits (SCOEL), Jutta Steinruck, h

S&D lead charge for better protection of workers from reprotoxic substances

S&D Euro MP and vice-chair of the employment and social affairs committee, Marita Ulvskog, today led a cross-party majority on a proposal calling on the EU to better protect workers from the...