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Culture and education must not be the losers of the pandemic, say S&Ds

Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament will lead two important votes during the plenary session, this Monday and Wednesday, aiming at

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Access to digital education should not be a privilege, say S&Ds

In mid-April 2020, no less than 188 countries around the world had closed schools nationwide, affecting some 1.5 billion learners and representing 91%

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S&Ds call on Commission to step up their ambitions for young people

Today, the European Commission has adopted proposals to strengthen the European Youth Guarantee and update the Skills Agenda. Drawing the lessons from

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The EU must help in making our education systems a social elevator for all, say S&Ds

The S&D Group today set out 16 proposals in a position paper to improve the quality of our education systems making them more inclusive for the

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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 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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New law on audiovisual media services will better protect minors and promote European content

Today, the European Parliament backed an agreement reached with the EU Council to update the existing Directive on the provision of audiovisual media

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S&Ds want young Europeans to be able to join the EU Solidarity Corps as soon as possible

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament have supported the project of the European Solidarity Corps* since it was presented by the

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S&Ds: With the post-Cotonou Agreement, the EU must invest more in cooperation with ACP to face common challenges together

“At the end of the Joint Parliamentary Assembly held in Brussels amongst European Union, African, Caribbean and Pacific countries representatives, the