Conservative Group

The Conservative Group is a liberal conservative party group on the Nordic Council.

Conservative Group
Swedish: Konservativa gruppen
Finnish: Konservatiivinen ryhmä
Danish: Den Konservative Gruppe
Norwegian: Den konservative gruppen
Icelandic: Flokkahópur hægrimanna
ChairmanSweden Hans Wallmark
Vice ChairmanNorway Michael Tetzschner
HeadquartersChristiansborg DK-1240 København K
Youth wingNordic Young Conservative Union
IdeologyConservatism
Liberal conservatism
Economic liberalism
Political positionCentre-right to right wing
European affiliationEPP, ECR Party
European Parliament groupEPP, ECR
Colours  Blue
Nordic Council
13 / 87
Website
Page on Nordic Council

MembersEdit

The member organizations of the Conservative Group are:[1]

Country National party National MPs European MPs Status
# of seats Last election # of seats Last election # of seats Last election
  Åland Moderate Coalition for Åland
(Moderat Samling för Åland)
4 / 30
2019
0 / 200
0 / 1
2019
0 / 13
2019 Junior partner
Non-aligned Coalition
(Obunden Samling)
4 / 30
0 / 200
0 / 1
0 / 13
  Denmark The Conservative People's Party
(Det Konservative Folkeparti)
12 / 175
2019
12 / 179
2019
1 / 14
2019 Opposition
  Faroe Islands Faroese People's Party – Radical Self-Government
(Hin føroyski fólkaflokkurin – radikalt sjálvstýri)
8 / 33
2019
0 / 179
0 / 2
2019 Not in EU Junior partner
  Finland National Coalition Party
(Kansallinen Kokoomus/Samlingspartiet)
38 / 199
2019
38 / 200
2019
3 / 13
2019 Opposition
  Iceland Independence Party
(Sjálfstæðisflokkurinn)
16 / 63
2017 Not in EU Government
  Norway Conservative Party
(Høyre/Høgre)
45 / 169
2017 Not in EU Opposition
  Sweden Moderate Coalition Party
(Moderata samlingspartiet)
70 / 349
2018
4 / 20
2019 Opposition

In the European Parliament, the MEPs of the member parties are part of the European People's Party group parliamentary group.

Elected representatives of Member PartiesEdit

European institutionsEdit

Organisation Institution Number of seats
  European Union European Commission
0 / 28
European Council
(Heads of Government)
0 / 28
Council of the European Union
(Participation in Government)
0 / 28
European Parliament
8 / 751

ReferencesEdit