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S&Ds vote to triple the funding for Erasmus+ and to make the programme more inclusive

The culture committee today backed new rules on the financing for the new Erasmus+ Programme. This flagship initiative to unite Europeans deserves

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S&Ds want more young Europeans to benefit from the Solidarity Corps volunteering experience

Thousands of young Europeans engage every year in volunteering activities, and the Socialists and Democrats want to extend this cross-border

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New law on audiovisual media services will better protect minors and promote European content

Today, the European Parliament backed an agreement reached with the EU Council to update the existing Directive on the provision of audiovisual media

  • S&D MEP Silvia Costa
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S&Ds want young Europeans to be able to join the EU Solidarity Corps as soon as possible

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament have supported the project of the European Solidarity Corps* since it was presented by the

  • MEP Silvia Costa
  • Brando Benifei
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S&Ds: With the post-Cotonou Agreement, the EU must invest more in cooperation with ACP to face common challenges together

“At the end of the Joint Parliamentary Assembly held in Brussels amongst European Union, African, Caribbean and Pacific countries representatives, the

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  • Maria Arena MEP
  • Cecile Kyenge
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S&D launches fourth School of Democracy event in Reggio Emilia: #EuropeTogether we can!

S&D launches fourth School of Democracy event in Reggio Emilia: #EuropeTogether we can! Tomorrow afternoon, the S&D Group’s fourth annual School of

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S&Ds: more needs to be done to make the European Pillar of Social Rights and the Education and Culture programmes a concrete reality

The new legislative proposals for the European Social Policy 2021-2027 presented by the European Commission focus on making the European Pillar of

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Socialists and trade unions are called upon to secure workers’ rights amidst digital revolution, urges Udo Bullmann ahead of 1st of May

Speaking ahead of Labour Day on 1st of May, the Group leader of the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament, Udo Bullmann, said: “On 1st

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Europeans expect us to curb inequality, and we will do it, says Udo Bullmann

Socialists and Democrats set up a six-month lab to contribute to an alternative model of development for the EU. The European Union was built on

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Youth Strategy: The young should participate in decision-making and have fair access to quality jobs

Young people were particularly hard-hit by the financial crisis in 2008 and still suffer from high unemployment, or have become the working-poor. The

  • Eider Gardiazabal MEP
  • MEP Silvia Costa