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S&Ds: EU Parliament declares climate emergency. EU must now take the lead in the fight against climate change at COP25

In the light of the crucial UN Conference on Climate Change in Madrid (COP25) from 2 to 13 December, the S&D Group has been working hard to get the

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S&Ds succeed in changing portfolio names and reinforcing the social agenda of the future European Commission, says Iratxe García

Following several days of negotiation with the president-elect of the European Commission, this morning S&D president Iratxe García received

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S&Ds ready to start negotiations on the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund with the European Council

EMFF is the smallest EU structural and investment fund, but nevertheless a very important one for coastal communities. All EU funds should start being

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S&Ds urge EU Parliament to declare a climate emergency ahead of COP25

We are rapidly reaching crisis point. Time is running out. In view of the upcoming UN Conference on Climate Change in Madrid (COP25), the European

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S&Ds are determinant in brokering an ambitious deal to reduce plastic marine pollution

Following lengthy negotiations with the Council an agreement was reached early this morning that will reaffirm the leading role of the European Union

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S&Ds back EU strategy to end plastic litter by 2030

Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament are leading the transition to a circular economy, where all products are designed to be either

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S&Ds want to introduce specific targets for single-use plastic reduction

The EU is at the forefront of the global fight against plastic litter, but unfortunately, it is also one of the main responsible actors: Europe

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All plastic should be recyclable and recycled in the near future, say S&Ds

Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament today welcomed the Commission’s strategy to reduce plastic waste. In line with S&D efforts to

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S&Ds want strong measures to ensure that oceans contribute to a sustainable development

The oceans, which cover three quarters of the earth’s surface, are our strongest allies against climate change. As stated by the UN during the Paris

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S&Ds present their vision for a revolutionary agricultural model fit for the 21st century

Agriculture and food supply have been at the core of the European project since the Treaty of Rome, 60 years ago. Today new challenges – such as