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  • Antonio Tajani: European Parliament’s new president

    Economy & Jobs 18-01-2017

    European People’s Party (EPP) candidate Antonio Tajani has been elected as the European Parliament's new president. Tajani won the election by a slim 69 vote margin. In his acceptance speech, he dedicated his win to citizens in need.

  • Kathleen Van Brempt, rebel with a cause

    Economy & Jobs 30-09-2016

    In the first episode of a new video series called ‘Over a Beer’, EURACTIV's Brian Maguire chats with Kathleen Van Brempt, a Belgian socialist MEP who is chairperson of the 'Dieselgate' inquiry committee in the European parliament.

  • Letta: EU leaders must leave ‘business as usual’ at home before going to Bratislava

    Economy & Jobs 14-09-2016

    In Bratislava this week, EU heads of state and government should show clear resolve that they are departing from business as usual, and President of the Commission Jean Claude Juncker should raise the bar, said Enrico Letta in a Citizens’ …

  • Is the European Commission too white?

    Economy & Jobs 26-08-2016

    The controversy over France's burkini ban - struck down by an administrative court today (26 August) - has thrown the spotlight on issues of diversity, integration and multiculturalism.

  • The 2016 Silver Rose Awards

    Promoted content 09-06-2016

    Since the year 2000, SOLIDAR has organised the annual Silver Rose Awards in the European Parliament, in collaboration with the Socialists & Democrats (S&D).

  • Wambach: EU competition law is slow

    Promoted content 03-06-2016

    “There is a need for regulation and harmonization,” said Center of European Economic Research’s head Achim Wambach during a conference on reforming the regulation of professions organized by the European Commission in Brussels.

  • European Equality Gala 2016

    Promoted content 11-05-2016

    Do you believe in equality for all? If your answer is yes, save the date and come to the European Equality Gala 2016 - the main fundraising party for the European Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex movement on 29 June!

  • What are you going to make?

    Promoted content | Digital 28-04-2016

    On International Girls in ICT Day, Microsoft wants to inspire more young women about the potential of STEM studies.

  • The Better Regulation Package under the looking-glass

    Promoted content 04-04-2016

    The European Commission’s “Better Regulation Package” makes significant changes to the lawmaking process in Europe.

  • S&D Group Africa Week

    Promoted content 31-03-2016

    The S&D Group Africa Week is a series of political and cultural events aimed at celebrating Africa-EU relations and discussing ways to give them new directions. From Tuesday 5 to Monday 11 April 2016 in the European Parliament. Follow our webstreams: S&D Group …

  • Has the EU abandoned social regulation?

    Promoted content | Economy & Jobs 22-02-2016

    The Lisbon Treaty states that the EU aims to promote social progress and improve the living and working conditions of the peoples of Europe.

  • Social Protection Days 2015 – ‘Social Protection for All: Putting SDGs’ Commitments into Practice’

    Promoted content 22-02-2016

    In 2015 for the second time in a row, SOLIDAR together with its members and partners committed to promote universal #Socialprotection4all, have organised the Social Protection Days.