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S&Ds: It’s time for the member states to respect rules on animal transport within and outside the EU. Animal welfare is not optional!

Thanks to the vote today in plenary endorsing the report on better animal welfare for transport within and outside the EU, the Social Democrats in the

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European Parliament backs free trade and investment protection agreements with Singapore

The European Parliament today backed a wide-ranging free trade agreement with Singapore and an agreement on investment protection, as well as a series

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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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EU Parliament and Council reach a deal on new public procurement rules to promote clean mobility

Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament welcome the agreement reached last night on revised rules on public procurement under the Clean

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S&Ds: No more to Glyphosate-kind cases in Europe. We ensured a more transparent and reliable authorisation system of potentially dangerous substances

Following the trilogue negotiations with the EU Council and the EU Commission, the European Parliament shadow rapporteur on the General food law

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Gender and Trade: Reaping the benefits of trade for all

Trade and gender are more linked than one may think. Trade Policies naturally affect the sectoral composition of the economy, magnifying or reducing

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Time is not ripe for EU-US trade talks, say S&Ds

Speaking ahead of the expected adoption of the draft mandates on EU-US trade talks by the European Commission today, S&D spokesperson for EU-USA trade

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S&Ds: We had promised to get rid of unfair trade practices in the food supply chain. We did it for the first time in the EU’s history!

Following the agreement hammered out between the European Parliament and the Council in the inter-institutional negotiations on the abolition of

  • Paolo De Castro MEP
  • S&D MEP Marc Tarabella
  • food
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European Parliament backs progressive trade agreement with Japan

The European Parliament today voted in favour of a comprehensive trade agreement with Japan. It is the largest bilateral trade deal ever concluded by

  • Pedro Silva Pereira
  • Alessia Mosca MEP
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Progressives outline vision for sustainable international trade and investment

Leading S&D MEPs and international trade experts today presented a new policy paper on a Progressive Model for International Trade and Investment. The