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Led by S&Ds, the EU Parliament calls for a more sustainable use of pesticides

Today the plenary of the EU parliament voted on a report drafted by S&D MEP Jytte Guteland, which calls on EU member states to be more proactive in

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InvestEU: S&Ds make sure that the EU invests in a sustainable future and in a just transition for all

The plenary of the European Parliament today backed a new InvestEU Programme - a single structure bringing together a multitude of EU financing

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S&Ds ensure consumer protection and affordable prices in the Electricity Market Reform

The European Parliament and the EU Council finally reached a deal late yesterday evening for a reform of the electricity market in the European Union.

  • climate
  • Martina Werner MEP
  • coal
  • electric
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S&Ds are determinant in brokering an ambitious deal to reduce plastic marine pollution

Following lengthy negotiations with the Council an agreement was reached early this morning that will reaffirm the leading role of the European Union

  • Massimo Paolucci MEP
  • climate
  • plastic
  • marine pollution
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Our call for Clean Transport!

The S&D is working on a vision of clean transports that would contribute to a better, more sustainable and healthier environment while guaranteeing

  • climate
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S&Ds secure strong 37.5% CO2 emissions target for new cars in 2030

Over 25 hours of tough negotiations between the European Parliament and the EU Council were needed to reach a provisional agreement on CO2 reductions

  • Miriam Dalli MEP
  • Climate change
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Trans-European networks are crucial for a cohesive Europe, say S&Ds

Socialists and Democrats want the next seven-year financial framework to give the impulse to the European Union to change its current course of

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Scientific excellence and research are key for Europe’s future, say S&Ds

Socialists and Democrats demand strong investment in research and innovation, as a way to address the challenges European societies and economies are

07 Dec 2018
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Sustainable Equality – Shifting to Action 2019-2024 (PES Congress, Lisbon)

Sustainable Equality – Shifting to Action 2019-2024 (PES Congress, Lisbon) The Independent Commission for Sustainable Equality has released a policy

05 Dec 2018
Event

S&D Digital Europe Working Group Conference - Digital Human Rights in China

S&D Digital Europe Working Group Conference - Digital Human Rights in China. >> OPENING REMARKS BY JOSEF WEIDENHOLZER - S&D vice-president >> SPEAKERS