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S&Ds push for ban on endocrine-disrupting pesticides

Today the S&D Group won an important battle for European citizens’ health, despite opposition from conservative MEPs in the European Parliament and

  • Miriam Dalli MEP
  • Jytte Guteland MEP
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Ryanair cannot solve its crisis at the expense of passengers and workers, says Ismail Ertug

More than 700,000 passengers have been affected by the cancellation of 20,000 flights by Irish airline Ryanair. Most of the passengers are not

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Dieselgate: Recall of ALL non-compliant cars should be mandatory and respect clear deadline, say S&Ds

The Socialists and Democrats want to close the never-ending story of Dieselgate – successfully and with greater vigilance. At the plenary debate held

  • Dieselgate
  • Christine Revault d'Allonnes-Bonnefoy MEP
  • Kathleen Van Brempt MEP
  • Seb Dance MEP
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The EU can do better to account for actual CO2 emissions from land to tackle climate change, say S&Ds

Forests are the lungs of Europe, covering 42% of the EU land surface, and they can play a crucial role in fighting climate change. This is why today

  • Paul Brannen MEP
  • Miriam Dalli MEP
  • climate
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EPP blocks S&D proposal to make cross-border parcel delivery more efficient and cheaper

Today in the transport committee, the EPP voted down proposals put forward by the Socialists and Democrats that would have eliminated a number of

  • Lucy Anderson
  • S&D MEP
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S&Ds set to enhance co-operation with ACP countries on climate change

S&D Euro MPs reaffirmed today their commitment to deepen relations with the African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) countries during the 33rd session of

  • Marie Arena MEP
  • climate
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S&Ds support pesticide ban on Ecological Focus Areas

The Socialists and Democrats today led a cross-party coalition supporting a ban on the use of pesticides in Ecological Focus Areas (EFAs) across the

  • Eric Andrieu MEP
  • climate
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S&Ds on glyphosate: Commission must ensure public health and transparency fully protected

Ahead of an important debate today in the plenary on glyphosate – the world's most widely used herbicidal active substance – the S&D Group calls on

  • Miriam Dalli MEP
  • Eric Andrieu MEP
  • climate
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S&Ds endorse new European consensus on development

The Socialists and Democrats Group today endorsed the new European consensus on development, reiterating strong EU support for development co

  • Norbert Neuser MEP
  • #EndEnergyPoverty
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S&Ds welcome Commission’s Mobility Package as ‘surprisingly balanced’ but call for ambitious implementation

Reacting to today’s presentation of the Mobility Package at the European Commission’s midday press conference, the Socialists and Democrats welcomed

  • Ismail Ertug MEP
  • social