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Brazilian environment and human rights defenders - S&Ds nominees for the 2019 Sakharov Prize

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament have jointly nominated three Brazilian activists for the 2019 Sakharov Prize. They represent

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S&Ds: EU must do more to defend LGBTI people in Europe and around the world

On the occasion of the International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia, S&D Group leader Udo Bullmann said: “The situation for LGBTI

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S&Ds call on Turkey to respect the sovereign rights of Cyprus

Following the announcement of Turkey to start drilling within the exclusive economic zone (EEZ) of Cyprus, S&D Group leader Udo Bullmann said: “I

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Cultural and creative sectors contribute to youth employment and to social cohesion, says S&D MEP Silvia Costa

The European Parliament today backed the report drafted by S&D MEP Silvia Costa to strengthen the Creative Europe programme for the period 2021 to

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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 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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S&D Group leader Udo Bullmann going to Italy on Wednesday and Thursday to express solidarity and assess situation regarding the Sea Watch

As the deadlock of the NGO vessel Sea Watch off the coast of Sicily in Italy continues, S&D Group leader Udo Bullmann will travel to the port of

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Silver Rose Awards celebrates those fighting for social justice in EU and around the world

The S&D Group and Solidar, the European network of civil society organisations, will tonight celebrate the work of those fighting for social justice

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S&D president Udo Bullmann: prime ministers Zaev and Tsipras deserve Nobel Peace Prize

Following the successful votes in Skopje and Athens on the Prespa Agreement, S&D Group leader Udo Bullmann supports the initiative by the 2015 winner