Confederation of the Greens

The Confederation of the Greens (Spanish: Confederación de los Verdes), frequently referred to as simply The Greens (Spanish: Los Verdes, LV) is a green political party in Spain.[1] Since 2011, 13 out of 16 of their member parties belong to Equo; for this reason, on 13 May 2012, the European Green Party decided to withdraw the Confederation of the Greens membership.[2]

Confederation of the Greens

Confederación de los Verdes
LeaderJoan Oms
Founded23 September 1984
HeadquartersC/ Imagen 6-4º Sevilla
IdeologyGreen politics
International affiliationGlobal Greens
ColoursGreen
Website
www.verdes.es

CompositionEdit

Party
The Greens of the Valencian Country (EVPV)
The Greens–Green Option (EV–OV)
Tour Madrid–The Greens (GM–LV)

Electoral performanceEdit

Cortes GeneralesEdit

Cortes Generales
Election Congress Senate Leading candidate Status in legislature
Votes % # Seats +/– Seats +/–
1986 31,909 0.2% 22nd
0 / 350
 0
0 / 208
 0 No seats
1989 Within LV–LV
0 / 350
 0
0 / 208
 0 Humberto da Cruz No seats
1993 185,940 0.8% 10th
0 / 350
 0
0 / 208
 0 Francisco Garrido No seats
1996 61,698 0.3% 13th
0 / 350
 0
0 / 208
 0 Ana Segura No seats
2000 70,906 0.3% 14th
0 / 350
 0
0 / 208
 0 Vicenta Rico No seats
2004 Within PSOE[a]
1 / 350
 1
0 / 208
 0 Francisco Garrido Confidence and supply
2008 49,355 0.2% 13th
0 / 350
 1
0 / 208
 0 Joan Oms No seats

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NotesEdit

  1. ^ The party also ran several independent lists in Asturias, Extremadura and Murcia, totalling 15,220 votes (0.1%) and 0 seats.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Partidos ecologistas". historiaelectoral.com (in Spanish). Electoral History. Retrieved 8 July 2020.
  2. ^ “Confederación de Los Verdes” no longer part of the European Green family (retrieved on 13th May 2012)