Press releases

Press Releases

Find the latest news from the S&D Group.

Filter options

Results: 3967
eu and western balkans flags

Social Democrats meet in Sarajevo: citizens’ benefits to be at the heart of the EU integration

Five S&D MEPs, namely vice-president Tanja Fajon, foreign affairs spokesperson Knut Fleckenstein, S&D shadow rapporteur for Bosnia and Herzegovina Demetris Papadakis, MEP and president of the...
African children hidden behind african map

Africa: EU development aid should not depend on migration co-operation, say S&Ds

The European Socialists and Democrats voted today in favour of an important report on 'the EU-Africa strategy: a boost for development' and underlined the need for closer and fairer co-operation with...
farmers looking at cows in a field

S&Ds present their vision for a revolutionary agricultural model fit for the 21st century

Agriculture and food supply have been at the core of the European project since the Treaty of Rome, 60 years ago. Today new challenges – such as globalisation, new technologies and climate change –...
poland rule of law eu and polish flags

Pittella: Democracy in Poland is at a crossroads, we must act now before it is too late

A broad majority in the European Parliament today backed a resolution on the rule of law and democracy in Poland. The Parliament urges the Polish government to fully implement the recommendations put...
EU flag and words Eastern partnership

S&Ds: the Eastern Partnership is still in process, but it has the potential to become a success story

In light of the upcoming Eastern Partnership Summit, the European Parliament adopted today by a large majority its recommendation to the EU leaders, the Commission, and the European External Action...
Daphne Caruana Galizia

We need full independent investigation into murder of Daphne Caruana Galizia

The S&D Group has called for a full independent investigation into the murder of the Maltese journalist and blogger Daphne Caruana Galizia. The call came during a debate in the European...
EU countries must do more to protect refugees during current cold snap

We need to act now to prevent asylum crisis on Greek islands this winter

All EU member states must immediately stop sending asylum seekers back to Greece under the Dublin system. That was one of a series of urgent measures called for by the S&D Group in a debate in...