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08/03/2016

For balanced trade: EU - China

The S&D Group supports strengthening EU-China relations based on a level playing field. Therefore we would like the EU-China commercial relations to be based on certain conditions.

The EU should speak with one voice. The EU impact of the EU commercial policy towards China is often...

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30/09/2015

EU cohesion policy - an investment tool for the benefit of EU citizens

The EU Cohesion Policy is the main investment instrument in the EU - a powerful tool for financing jobs and growth, improving the quality of citizens' lives and creating solidarity and enhanced social, economic and territorial convergence and development in the regions of the EU. Cohesion Policy...

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25/09/2015

Circular economy

“If we carry on with business as usual, by 2050 we will need three times more resources than we currently use” – Karmenu VELLA European Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries.

Today's economy and consumption patterns are based on a linear 'take, make, dispose' model...

11/05/2015

Sustainable development agenda post-2015

The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) set up a framework for global efforts to improve people's lives worldwide by addressing extreme poverty in its many forms and promoting gender equality and environmental sustainability.

At the threshold of the 2015...

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14/01/2014

10 demands to fight social dumping and protect all workers

Equal work, equal right and fair competition must be at the heart of a well-functioning Single Market, not only to protect workers but also to protect small and medium enterprises, which are the main engine of job creation in Europe. However, the lacking ambition and dedication of the European...

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13/03/2013

Data protection

In a world built around online communication, the modernisation of data protection laws is a pressing need for Europe. Every day our data is processed and stored in an unprecedented scale by both the private and the public sector. Our personal data has become a commodity, which value has...

Journal for a Progressive Economy - The Technological Revolution
20/01/2016

Journal for a Progressive Economy - The Technological Revolution

Journal for a Progressive Economy - The Technological Revolution.

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Activity Report of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats Group in the European Parliament
29/04/2015

Activity Report of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats Group in the European Parliament

Foreword by Gianni Pittella, S&D Group president.

This Activity Report of the S&D Group is a continuation of the reports submitted to the PES Congress in Prague, Brussels and Rome. In the meantime, the European elections, the appointment of the Juncker...