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13 Oct 2020
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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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Iratxe García calls on national leaders to show unity and ambition, and to accelerate important decisions

Ahead of the European Council that will convene this afternoon, the president of the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament, Iratxe

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S&Ds: mandatory EU rules for due diligence needed to halt global deforestation

In 2019, the world saw a loss of 11.9 million hectares of tree cover, including 3.8 million hectares (the size of Belgium) of primary tropical forest

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S&Ds: With binding standards on ethics, we can make AI safer and more trustworthy in Europe

S&D MEPs are calling for binding standards in Europe on ethical principles for artificial intelligence (AI) to ensure these new technologies are safer

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S&Ds: we must stop the spread of an undemocratic disease throughout Europe

Socialists and Democrats welcomed the publication today from the European Commission of the first EU wide report on the rule of law, as an additional

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S&Ds on corporate due diligence

The S&D Group in the European Parliament is fighting to make responsible business conduct the norm. To make this happen, we need EU-wide mandatory due

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Putting people and planet first with responsible business conduct

The S&D Group in the European Parliament is fighting to make responsible business conduct the norm, through EU-wide mandatory due diligence for companies. S&D MEP Lara Wolters drafted the report that

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S&Ds ask for worldwide protection of online consumers

S&D members in the European Parliament’s legal and consumer protection committees have stated their demands for a safer internet for users, ahead of

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International Safe Abortion Day

28 September is International Safe Abortion Day. The day was first celebrated as a day of action for decriminalization of abortion in Latin America

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S&D Group condemns the new crackdown on HDP party in Turkey

The S&D Group in the European Parliament condemns the new crackdown on the Turkish HDP party, following the news that Ankara prosecutors have decided