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Focus more on people and less on markets say S&Ds to Commission's globalisation paper

The Socialists and Democrats welcomed the presentation of the Commission’s second reflection paper on the future of Europe today as an encouraging

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Rana Plaza | Improving Safety at Work #SafeDay

The Socialists and Democrats have today led a cross-party majority calling on the Commission to adopt binding rules for socially responsible practices

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S&D Group: Harnessing globalisation means shaping it to the benefit of all

The S&D Group has presented the Commission with 10 overarching priorities on harnessing globalisation as their contribution to the European Commission

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S&Ds push for binding legislation on due diligence obligations for supply chains in the garment sector

The Socialists and Democrats have today led a cross-party majority calling on the Commission to adopt binding rules for socially responsible practices

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Parliament backs European Fund for Sustainable Development, aimed at mobilising 44 billion for investment in Africa

The European Parliament today backed the Commission proposal for a European Fund for Sustainable Development (EFSD). The fund will bring together a

19 Apr 2017
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School of Democracy, 19 to 22 April 2017 - Our 3rd edition!

School of Democracy, 19 to 22 April 2017 - Our 3rd edition! Share your opinions with other young people on issues such as the role of Europe in the

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S&D MEPs visit Bangladesh: growth and development in the garment sector

Improving relations through social dialogue, respect for human rights and labour rights is imperative in building a responsible and sustainable

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S&Ds condemn violence and crimes in DRC

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament today expressed grave concerns over the growing violence and political instability in the

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Energy Poverty | Stories from Portugal

Today, over 50 million Europeans are forced to live their lives in energy poverty. This means that they are not able to pay for the electricity and

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S&Ds for responsible supply chains in the garment sector

Today is a landmark day in the pursuit of responsible business practices, as the European Parliament's development committee voted for binding rules