Agreement of Nationalist Unity

The Agreement of Nationalist Unity (Spanish: Acuerdo de Unidad Nacionalista),[3] frequently known under the name of its constituent parties, Canarian Coalition–Canarian Nationalist Party (Spanish: Coalición Canaria–Partido Nacionalista Canario, CC–PNC), is a permanent Canarian nationalist alliance formed by Canarian Coalition (CC) and Canarian Nationalist Party (PNC) in 2006 ahead of the 2007 Canarian regional election.[4] The alliance has been renewed several times, in 2011, 2013 and 2018.[5][6][7] For the 2011 and November 2019 general elections it was joined by New Canaries (NC).[8][9]

Agreement of Nationalist Unity

Acuerdo de Unidad Nacionalista
FoundedJune 2006
IdeologyRegionalism[1]
Canarian nationalism
Factions:
Conservatism
Social democracy
Federalism
Political positionCentre[1]
Member partiesCC
PNC
AHI[a]
CCN[b]
NC[c]
Congress of Deputies (Canarian seats)
2 / 18
Spanish Senate (Canarian seats)
1 / 14
Canarian Parliament
20 / 60
Island councils
41 / 155
Mayors[2]
19 / 88
Town councillors
275 / 1,382

CompositionEdit

Party
Canarian Coalition (CCa)
Canarian Nationalist Party (PNC)
Independent Herrenian Group (AHI)[a]
Nationalist Canarian Centre (CCN)[b]
New Canaries (NCa)[c]

Electoral performanceEdit

Parliament of the Canary IslandsEdit

Parliament of the Canary Islands
Election Vote % Score Seats +/– Leader Status in legislature
Status Period
2007 225,878 24.15% 2nd
19 / 60
 4 Paulino Rivero Majority coalition (CC–PP) 2007–2010
Minority government 2010–2011
2011 225,948 24.94% 2nd
21 / 60
 2 Majority coalition (CC–PSOE) 2011–2016
2015 166,979 18.25% 3rd
18 / 60
 3 Fernando Clavijo
Minority government 2016–2019
2019 194,846 21.82% 2nd
20 / 70
 2 Opposition 2019–present

Cortes GeneralesEdit

Cortes Generales
Election Congress Senate Leader Status in legislature
Vote % Score Seats +/– Seats +/– Status Period
2008 174,629 0.68% 9th
2 / 350
 1[d]
1 / 208
 2[d] Ana Oramas Opposition 2008–present
2011 143,881 0.59% 11th
2 / 350
 0
1 / 208
 0
2015 81,917 0.32% 12th
1 / 350
 1
1 / 208
 0
2016 78,253 0.33% 10th
1 / 350
 0
1 / 208
 0
2019 (Apr) 137,664 0.53% 12th
2 / 350
 1
0 / 208
 1
2019 (Nov) 123,981 0.51% 13th
2 / 350
 0
0 / 208
 0
Election Canary Islands
Congress Senate
Vote % Score Seats +/– Seats +/–
2008 174,629 17.49% 3rd
2 / 15
 1[d]
1 / 11
 2[d]
2011 143,881 15.47% 3rd
2 / 15
 0
1 / 11
 0
2015 81,917 8.24% 5th
1 / 15
 1
1 / 11
 0
2016 78,253 7.99% 5th
1 / 15
 0
1 / 11
 0
2019 (Apr) 137,664 12.97% 5th
2 / 15
 1
0 / 11
 1
2019 (Nov) 123,981 13.12% 4th
2 / 15
 0
0 / 11
 0

European ParliamentEdit

European Parliament
Election Spain Canary Islands
Vote % Seats Vote %
2009 with CEU
0 / 54
96,297 (#3) 15.84
2014 with CEU
0 / 54
69,601 (#3) 12.18
2019 with CEUS
0 / 54

NotesEdit

  1. ^ a b The Independent Herrenian Group is not formally part of the Agreement of Nationalist Unity, but since the alliance's formation it has contested all elections in electoral alliance with Canarian Coalition.
  2. ^ a b Only for the 2011 regional election.
  3. ^ a b Only for the 2011 and November 2019 elections.
  4. ^ a b c d Compared to Canarian Coalition totals in the 2004 general election.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Nordsieck, Wolfram (2019). "Spain". Parties and Elections in Europe. Retrieved 28 April 2019. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ MAPA | Radiografía del nuevo poder municipal: consulta los nombres de todos los alcaldes y alcaldesas de España. eldiario.es.
  3. ^ "Acuerdo de Unidad Nacionalista" (PDF). coalicioncanaria.org (in Spanish). Canarian Coalition. Retrieved 21 January 2019.
  4. ^ "CC dice que su acuerdo con el PNC es un buen ejemplo de confluencia nacionalista". Crónicas de Lanzarote (in Spanish). 25 September 2008. Retrieved 21 January 2019.
  5. ^ "El PNC renueva su alianza con Coalición Canaria". Canarias Ahora (in Spanish). 30 March 2011. Retrieved 21 January 2019.
  6. ^ "CC y PNC sellan la confluencia nacionalista y dejan la "puerta abierta" a NC". Diario de Avisos (in Spanish). 27 September 2013. Retrieved 21 January 2019.
  7. ^ "CC y PNC renuevan su acuerdo de unidad nacionalista". Europa Press (in Spanish). 13 September 2018. Retrieved 21 January 2019.
  8. ^ "El nacionalismo canario se une de cara al 20-N". El País (in Spanish). 3 September 2011. Retrieved 21 January 2019.
  9. ^ "Coalición Canaria y Nueva Canarias irán juntos a las elecciones generales del 10-N". El Confidencial (in Spanish). 30 September 2019. Retrieved 21 November 2019.