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13 Oct 2020

S&D Group Africa Week 2020

We are pleased to announce that the 4th edition of our Africa Week Initiative will take place from Tuesday 13 to Thursday 15 October 2020. More

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S&Ds back affordable, green, efficient buildings in the EU

Ahead of the European Commission’s Renovation Wave initiative, members of the European Parliament voted, during this week’s plenary session, on a

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S&Ds Times - Weekly Update. This Week's Highlights and What's Coming Up

Quote of the week by Iratxe García, S&D Group leader, on SOTEU “The state of the Union is not good, not only because the pandemic shook us in an

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S&Ds: The SDG clock is ticking. 10 years left to achieve sustainable development

The COVID-19 pandemic is still holding the world under its spell. Inequalities are worsening worldwide and putting many achievements of recent years

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S&Ds: Dialogue is the only way forward. Turkey needs to refrain from any further illegal and unilateral action in Eastern Mediterranean

Following the escalation of the situation in the Eastern Mediterranean, the Socialists and Democrats Group has requested and obtained a debate with

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Sanctions must be imposed on Lukashenko and Belarus regime, and free elections held as soon as possible, says Iratxe García

With the strong support of the Socialists and Democrats, the European Parliament today adopted a resolution condemning the Belarusian authorities for

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Poland: EP unites to denounce ‘serious, sustained and systemic’ breach of rule of law. Time to act!

All the pro-democracy forces in the European Parliament united today and overwhelmingly supported the report drafted by the S&D MEP and civil

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S&Ds: Moria is a shameful chapter in Europe’s migration policy that must never be repeated

In a plenary debate in the European Parliament, the S&D Group will call for urgent, humanitarian solutions to respond to last week’s devastating fires

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S&Ds: Hands off Dr. Mukwege. We have the moral duty to ensure protection and call for justice in Congo DRC

Following the call put forward last week by Dr. Mukwege during an exchange of views in the subcommittee on human rights (DROI), and on an initiative

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S&Ds denounce conservatives and liberals for rejecting sanctions for non-respect of EU arms export rules

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament denounce the conservatives and the liberals for demonstrating double standards on the