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25 Jan 2021
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Decent housing for all - a workshop hosted by the Socialists and Democrats Group in the European Parliament, 29 January 2021

Housing for All: Time for Europe to Deliver - Monday 25 to Friday 29 January 2021 Decent housing for all - a workshop hosted by the Socialists and

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Porto Agenda: giving social rights teeth to make people’s lives better

With today’s vote on the report a strong and social Europe for a Just Transition, the European Parliament is calling on European leaders to make

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European Parliament and EU Council reach a deal on stronger, more resilient European Globalisation Fund

The European Parliament tonight struck a deal with the EU Council on the funding for the European Globalisation Fund (EGF) for the next seven years

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Good news to finish a difficult year, says Iratxe García on the European Council conclusions

Following the meeting of EU Heads of State and government, the president of the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament, Iratxe García

10 Dec 2020
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Silver Rose

Celebrating the Silver Rose 2020 Winners - A pandemic is no excuse to bypass Human Rights. Due to the current health and social crisis, the SOLIDAR

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The Portuguese EU presidency will boost a response to Covid based on solidarity, says Iratxe García

Ahead of the six-month Portuguese presidency of the European Union, starting on 1 January 2021, the president of the European Parliament and the

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Work is invading your private life? S&Ds fight for your right to disconnect

On the initiative of S&D MEP Alex Agius Saliba, the employment and social affairs committee today calls on the Commission to regulate the right to

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Porto Agenda for social rights: it is time to fulfil Europe’s promise again

This afternoon, the European Parliament’s employment committee will vote on the report by co-rapporteurs S&D MEP Agnes Jongerius and MEP Dennis Radtke

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S&Ds vote to enhance cooperation between public employment services to get more people into jobs

Today, the European Parliament is set to prolong the successful cooperation programme Network of European public Employment Services (PES) for another

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García Pérez/Jongerius: “Proposal for fair minimum wages is a big achievement for people in Europe! Especially in the Covid-19 crisis, we have to fight for decent jobs!”

Led by EU Commissioner for Social Rights, Nicolas Schmit, the EU Commission presented today its long-awaited proposal for a Directive on fair minimum