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01 Dec 2020

S&D online event: A Strong and Inclusive European Health Union, 1 December 2020

A Strong and Inclusive European Health Union Online event, 1 December, 2020 Start time – 15:00 (Brussels UTC+1) End time – 17:00 (Brussels UTC+1) Live

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S&Ds host a webinar on ‘EU Health Union’ on Tuesday with Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and health ministers from Spain, Italy and Sweden

The unprecedented global Covid-19 pandemic has taken the lives of many thousands of people worldwide. In the face of this formidable challenge, the EU

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S&Ds: The Pharmaceutical Strategy for Europe proposed by the Commission is another step towards access to safe, effective and affordable medicines

Following the Commission’s communication on Building a European Health Union, the Commission again takes a very important step with the adoption of

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Those who don’t cheat have nothing to fear! – S&Ds pave the way for banning hidden faults that reduce products’ lifespan

Products that are easier and cheaper to repair, labels that state exactly how long products should function properly and no more electrical appliances

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S&Ds push for an industrial strategy that supports the Green Deal and digital transition

The Socialists and Democrats today led a cross-party majority on a new EU industrial strategy to support the recovery of the European economy, badly

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Ban of premature obsolescence of products, and mandatory labelling on durability and reparability - S&Ds fight for ambitious Sustainable Single Market

Ahead of next week’s plenary vote, the Socialists and Democrats discussed today their position paper on the Sustainable Single Market for Consumers

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S&D Position Paper: Towards a more sustainable single market for consumers and businesses

Consumer habits and choices play a significant role in tackling climate change and environmental issues. To move towards a more sustainable

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S&Ds: EU Commission’s new package goes in the direction we called for towards a European Health Union

The S&D Group today expresses its strong support for the European Commission’s new proposals to strengthen the EU’s health security framework, and to

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S&D Group: Even in times of crisis, there is no room for trade-offs when it comes to democracy and the rule of law

National responses to the Covid-19 pandemic has led to a series of state of emergencies being declared and restrictive measures adopted in almost all

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A sustainable single market should have consumers and the Green Deal at its core, say S&Ds

The Socialists and Democrats spearheaded the way to the implementation of progressive, citizen-orientated consumer legislation in Europe. Despite