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S&Ds against Commission's proposal to extend glyphosate authorisation for ten years

Following a discussion this morning with Vytenis Andriukaitis, the Commissioner for health and food safety, Socialists and Democrats in the European

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Veterinary antibiotics rules must protect public health and the environment, say S&Ds

Today the European Parliament backed a reform of the veterinary medicinal products' law that reinforces the single market in this sector. The


More fruit, vegetables and milk for 30 million European school children

30 million children will eat more healthily thanks to a vote today in the European Parliament on new legislation which will allow fruit, vegetables

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The EU should do more to implement the COP 21 climate decisions taken in Paris

The European Commission today presented its assessment of the implications of the UN COP21 (21st Conference of the Parties to the United Nations

11 Nov 2015

S&D Group Conference: Roma Youth Empowerment

The S&D Group together with Daciana Sârbu, MEP, Viorica Dăncilă, MEP, and Damian Draghici, MEP cordially invite you to the Roma Youth Empowerment

10 Nov 2015

Public Conference : New Agricultural Methods in Brazil

Public Conference : New Agricultural Methods in Brazil.Sustainability of the Brazilian Soy and Environmental Governance in BrazilHosted by : Mr

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EU Budget 2016: Parliament backs extra €800 million to tackle refugee crisis

The European Parliament today voted in favour of making an extra €800 million available in the 2016 EU budget to support the relocation of refugees

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S&D MEPs back ambitious measures to cut deadly air pollutants

Today, the S&D Group in the European Parliament voted to set ambitious measures in the National Emissions Ceiling Directive (NECD) in order to cut

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We need clearer rules on organic food producing and labelling to help the sector flourish, say S&Ds

Organic food production is a growing market in the European Union, where EU consumers spent over €22 billion in 2013. However, the EU does not have

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Socialists and Democrats call for clear rules regarding GMOs

Socialists and Democrats in the environment committee today rejected a proposal put forward by the European Commission on Genetically Modified