November 28, 2012

European Union must be united in its support for the recognition of a Palestinian observer state at the United Nations


November 20, 2012

 Hannes Swoboda à propos du conflit israélo-palestinien: "Arrêtez de prendre les civils pour cibles"

November 20, 2012

Hannes Swoboda on Gaza-Israel conflict: "Stop firing at civilian targets"

Commenting on the latest developments in the Gaza strip, S&D Group President Hannes Swoboda said:

November 19, 2012

Una delegación de los Socialistas y Demócratas en el Parlamento Europeo se ha reunido hoy con dirigentes políticos y activistas de derechos humanos en Colombia, con el objeto de tener información de primera mano sobre el progreso del país andino en su lucha contra la violencia y por la promoci

November 19, 2012

Tunisian leaders must ensure the continuation of democratic transition

November 19, 2012

Les dirigeants tunisiens doivent assurer la continuation de la transition démocratique

November 14, 2012

European Social Democrats visit the Jordanian Zaatari refugee camp at border with Syria

November 07, 2012

With Obama we can work together for a progressive future in Europe and the USA

October 08, 2012

Le Groupe des Socialistes et des Démocrates au Parlement European exprime sa préoccupation sur la situation des médias en Tunisie.

September 24, 2012

Hannes Swoboda, leader of the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament, will travel to Istanbul (Turkey) on Sunday 23 September to take part in the Istanbul Finance Summit 2012 which will take place on Monday and Tuesday 24 and 25 September.

July 26, 2012

The European Council yesterday appointed former European Parliament vice-president Stavros Lambrinidis as the first EU Special Representative for Human Rights. The newly created role will ensure increased visibility and efficiency for EU human rights policy.

July 05, 2012

The highly controversial Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA) will not come into force in the European Union after an overwhelming majority in the Parliament today rejected the ratification of the international agreement.

July 02, 2012


The 5th roundtable will take place the 20th June at the European Parliament Room PHS 1 A 002 from 12.30 to 14.30

June 07, 2012

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