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Work is invading your private life? S&Ds fight for your right to disconnect

On the initiative of S&D MEP Alex Agius Saliba, the employment and social affairs committee today calls on the Commission to regulate the right to

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S&Ds: Citizens cherish Schengen but reform needed to restore its integrity

At the first Schengen Forum, the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament led calls for Schengen reform to include a greater role of EU

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S&Ds host a webinar on ‘EU Health Union’ on Tuesday with Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and health ministers from Spain, Italy and Sweden

The unprecedented global Covid-19 pandemic has taken the lives of many thousands of people worldwide. In the face of this formidable challenge, the EU

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

“This week, the European Parliament sent a message of support to Polish women and to the Strajk Kobiet organisation that leads protests throughout

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S&Ds strongly condemn Turkish illegal actions in Varosha, Cyprus

Today, the Socialists and Democrats supported the European Parliament’s resolution to condemn the illegal ‘opening’ of Varosha, a coastal part of the

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Ethiopia: S&Ds call for dialogue to find lasting solution and stop bloody conflict and war crimes

The European Parliament has spoken out against the armed conflict between the Ethiopian federal government and the regional administration of Tigray

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S&Ds: EPP hand in hand with extreme right to make development aid conditional to management of migration. We won’t allow this

The EPP has shown once again its double-faced tactics. With the support from the extreme right, the EPP has diverted the content of the INI Report on

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S&Ds: The Pharmaceutical Strategy for Europe proposed by the Commission is another step towards access to safe, effective and affordable medicines

Following the Commission’s communication on Building a European Health Union, the Commission again takes a very important step with the adoption of

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Those who don’t cheat have nothing to fear! – S&Ds pave the way for banning hidden faults that reduce products’ lifespan

Products that are easier and cheaper to repair, labels that state exactly how long products should function properly and no more electrical appliances

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No more faulty products online! We must adapt to the new way of commerce, say S&Ds

Faulty IT equipment, non-conforming clothing, unsafe toys for our children, devices that have not been given a green light to enter the market - all