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Consider platform workers as employees and reverse the burden of proof, S&Ds demand of Commission

Speaking ahead of the launch of the consultative phase on platform work, by Commissioner Nicolas Schmit today, the Socialists and Democrats in the

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To end scandal of ‘working poor’ fair minimum wages and fair working conditions are indispensable

Speaking ahead of a debate on ‘Reducing inequalities with a specific focus on in-work poverty’, the S&D Group calls for fair minimum wages, action to

03 Feb 2021
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ETUI/ETUC conference: Towards a new socio-ecological contract, 3 to 5 February 2021

The need to effectively tackle global warming puts under pressure the existing industrial relations models in Europe. A new logic of sustainability

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Ending child poverty: S&Ds secure political deal with EU governments to fund Child Guarantee

Last night, the S&Ds reached a political deal committing all member states to implementing and investing in the European Child Guarantee, during the

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S&Ds draw up roadmap to affordable housing and renovations – now it’s up to the Commission to act

As one of the largest consumers of energy in the EU, building stock has a big impact on the EU’s climate goals. Buildings are responsible for 40% of

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S&D position on the Renovation Wave strategy: win win win for climate, jobs and better quality of living for all

Buildings play a key role in our societies and daily lives. Building stock has a big impact on the EU’s climate goals as it is one of the largest

25 Jan 2021
Event

Decent housing for all - a workshop hosted by the S&D Group, 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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Progressives launch week of events to call on EU to deliver on housing for all

The S&D Group in the European Parliament is co-hosting - together with the PES Group in the European Committee of the Regions, the Foundation for

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S&D MEP Alex Agius Saliba on the right to disconnect

“The Covid-19 pandemic has fundamentally changed the way we work. Now, more than one in three European workers are working from home. The pressure to

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Everyone deserves a place to call home, say S&Ds as they push for decent, affordable housing for all

Today, the European Parliament is set to adopt a report proposing concrete policies to address the housing crisis. The Socialists and Democrats Group