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European Parliament backs strengthening of the European Border and Coast Guard Agency

The European Parliament civil liberties, justice and home affairs committee today voted to strengthen the role of the European Border and Coast Guard

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S&D Group's news on the European Parliament's Plenary session in Strasbourg - 11 to 14 February 2019

State of the debate on the future of Europe Ramón JÁUREGUI ATONDO ramon.jaureguiatondo@ep.europa.eu +33(0)388 1 75582 “In May, EU Presidents and Prime

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Deal reached between EU Parliament and Council. S&Ds say NO MORE to 'Dieselgate' scandals, unfair competition goods and counterfeit goods sold in the EU

The European Parliament and the Council struck an important deal on the ‘Market Surveillance Regulation’ that outlines common rules for better checks

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May should look seriously at Labour’s new proposals for a way out of the Brexit deadlock

During Theresa May’s visit to Brussels to meet with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and other EU leaders, S&D Group leader Udo

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EU finally backs S&D call for crackdown on precarious and zero hour contracts

Leading S&D MEPs welcomed new rules agreed yesterday that will help people working on precarious or zero hour contracts. The proposals were part of a

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European Progressives appeal for a sustainable cohesion policy that leaves no people and no territories behind

Today the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament, together with the PES Group in the European Committee of the Regions , launched an

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S&Ds disappointed by Trump’s refusal to send a positive signal to transatlantic partners

Following the State of the Union address by US President Donald Trump, S&D Group leader Udo Bullmann says: “We are disappointed to see that the US

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68 million girls are at risk of genital mutilation in the next ten years. Let’s stop this cruel and degrading torture! say S&Ds

At least 200 million girls and women in the world have suffered some form of genital mutilation according to the UN, and 68 million are still at risk.

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7 February: S&D CONFERENCE ON COHESION POLICY AND THE SUSTAINABLE FUTURE OF EUROPE

The European Union is currently discussing how to reform and update the cohesion policy , its main solidarity and investment instrument, for the

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S&Ds: European Union must remain the biggest supporter of political and economic reforms in the candidate countries

Today, the European Parliament committee on foreign affairs voted on the new financial instrument, the so-call Instrument for Pre-Accession Assistance