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S&D Group Position Paper for a renewed Africa-EU Partnership

Africa is at the heart of our globalised world. Although it is a continent often seen through the lens of global problems, it is also at the forefront

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S&D position paper on LGBTI rights

LGBTI rights are human rights: according to international human rights standards, every nation is obliged to protect all lesbian, gay, bi-sexual

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Sustainable development agenda post-2015

The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) set up a framework for global efforts to improve people's lives worldwide by addressing extreme poverty in its

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Let's unblock the "maternity leave" directive! Or why this is not an old-fashioned text

3 steps-schemes PROPOSAL Revision of Directive on Maternity leave - compromise to be negotiated 18 weeks statutory leave as follows: - 6 weeks

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DEVE (Development) policy paper for development and humanitarian aid priorities 2014-2019

S&D as a group has been at the forefront of the global fight against poverty, discrimination and inequality. We’ve fought hard to ensure adequate

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Fair trade and sustainable growth 2.0

The EU trade policy has to reflect our social-democratic values of justice and solidarity.The Lisbon Treaty gave the European Parliament new powers in