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06 Feb 2019
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Gender and Trade: Reaping the benefits of trade for all

Trade and gender are more linked than one may think. Trade Policies naturally affect the sectoral composition of the economy, magnifying or reducing

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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

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S&Ds want more young Europeans to benefit from the Solidarity Corps volunteering experience

Thousands of young Europeans engage every year in volunteering activities, and the Socialists and Democrats want to extend this cross-border

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S&D Group welcomes efforts to save the nuclear deal with Iran

S&D Group welcomes the creation by Germany, France and the UK of INSTEX, a long-awaited payment mechanism to facilitate legitimate trade between the

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We do not need a new arms race! S&Ds call for an urgent plenary debate on disarmament

Following the decision by President Donald Trump to withdraw the United States from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF), considered to

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S&Ds - Weekly Update. This week's highlights and what's coming up

Quote of the week by S&D president Udo Bullmann on the Women on Boards Directive: Everybody talks about making gender equality a reality. Now it is

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Bullmann on Sea Watch: Salvini must stop punishing rescued people to further his far-right agenda. Interior ministers must now provide an EU solution

After almost two weeks stranded off the coast of Sicily, the vessel run by German NGO Sea Watch was finally allowed to disembark at Catania today. The

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New rules will make the European Parliament fairer and more transparent

The European Parliament today backed an update to its rules of procedure, to make the institution fairer and more transparent, as well as cracking

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The only way out for Venezuela is by calling elections, and the UE will mediate to make it happen, say S&Ds

Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament today backed a joint resolution negotiated with other political groups on the situation in