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S&D Group leader Udo Bullmann: We have to invest to make Southern Europe a hub for social and sustainable development

On the occasion of the conference of the “ Progressive Society ” initiative that took place yesterday in Lisbon, S&D Group leader Udo Bullmann calls

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S&Ds bring new era of work-life balance to Europe

With the European Parliament’s final vote today, new rules for work-life balance in Europe can finally become a reality: Ten paternity days for

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Last chance to tackle violence against women before the European elections, warn S&Ds

After two years of unsuccessful negotiations for the EU's ratification of the Istanbul Convention on preventing and combating violence against women

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S&Ds push for more funds in the EU 2021-2027 budget to support third countries, including for development, human rights and climate goals

Socialists and Democrats voted today in favour of a new ‘Neighbourhood, Development and International Cooperation Instrument’ (NDICI) that merges most

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S&Ds: Partnership between African-Caribbean-Pacific States and the EU must be reinforced, also to tackle tragedy such as the tropical cyclone Idai

The tremendous breaking news on the devastating effects of tropical cyclone Idai over Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe, has deeply struck the Joint

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S&Ds push for a deep reform of EU governance to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals

Today the plenary of the European Parliament voted on a report on the implementation and delivery of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals

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Gender fairness needs strong commitment without playing games

The Socialists and Democrats take gender equality seriously: with the nomination of Philip Lane as a member of the Executive Board of the European

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Progressive forces in Europe promote gender balance - S&Ds frontrunner for equality

The European Parliament held in Strasbourg today a high-level debate in plenary at the request of the S&D Group on gender balance in EU economic and

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Every day is Women’s Day for Socialists and Democrats!

The S&D Group is fighting every day of the year for progressive steps forward for women’s rights and gender equality. Today, on the International

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Breakthrough in Europe for sustainable investments

Breakthrough in Europe for sustainable investments Good news for European citizens and the environment: Last night, S&D Euro MP Paul Tang negotiated