Bringing Europe closer to its citizens

The Socialist Group within the Assembly of the Council of Europe (SOC) and the S&D Group in the European Parliament: Bringing Europe closer to its citizen Promotion of social policies, ...

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Don’t Caricature Europe’s Court

“Don’t Caricature Europe’s Court” writes Thorbjorn Jagland, the secretary general of the Council of Europe in New York Times.

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En menaçant de quitter la Cour européenne des droits de l’homme, François Fillon prépare-t-il un Frexit?

“Quitter la Cour, ce serait quitter l’Union européenne. Une folie totale”. Il prospère en France depuis ces dernières années un souverainisme juridique inquiétant, conduisant à vouer aux gémonies les cours internationales ...

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International labelling of transgender people as ill must stop!

“Being transgender is not an illness, and it is time that medical standards around the world reflect that,” said the Council of Europe Parliamentary Assembly’s (PACE) General Rapporteur on the ...

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EUROPEAN PROGRESSIVES – together, insieme, ensemble. This is the motto of the eighteen-month pro-Europe campaign which has been launched by progressive political forces in order to provide a new direction ...

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TOGETHER- Stand up for our future

TODAY, the progressive family in Europe, on the initiative of the S&D Group, is launching an 18-month project designed to find answers to the problems the EU is facing. The ...

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Culture is essential to create dialogue and build bridges, instead of walls, between different traditions and different countries. Especially nowadays ...

The Socialist Group declares “Culture should remain a priority for Governments”

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Blondin presenting the report in debating chamber

Women in the armed forces: promoting equality, putting an end to gender-based violence

It is vital to step up efforts to prevent and combat harassment and violence against women in the armed forces. They should adopt and strictly apply a policy of zero ...

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Tineke Strik (Netherlands) – “Refugees are at risk in Greece”

“The European Union, supposedly based on solidarity, co-operation and respect for human rights and the rule of law, has failed to provide adequate support or to ensure that responsibility is shared ...

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SOCPACE New website !

Welcome to our new website! The Socialist Group in the Council of Europe renews its Web Site!!! In the communication and digital age the web allows us to be closer ...

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