Estonian United Left Party

The Estonian United Left Party (Estonian: Eestimaa Ühendatud Vasakpartei, Russian: Объединённая левая партия Эстонии, Ob'edinënnaja levaja partija Estonii) is a political party in Estonia representing the Russian minority in Estonia. It is a member of the Party of the European Left.

Estonian United Left Party
Eestimaa Ühendatud Vasakpartei
LeaderJulia Lindvall
Founded28 June 2008 (2008-06-28)
Preceded byEstonian Left Party
Constitution Party
HeadquartersKeemikute tn 26–2, Maardu
Membership (2021)Decrease 1,696[1]
IdeologyRussian minority politics[2][3]
European affiliationParty of the European Left
Colours  Red
Riigikogu
0 / 101
European Parliament (Estonian seats)
0 / 7
Website
Official website (archived 26 May 2019)

HistoryEdit

On 28 June 2008, the Estonian Left Party (a party comprising most of the remnants of the post-1990 Communist Party of Estonia) and the Constitution Party (one of two parties representing the Russian minority in Estonia) merged to form the Estonian United Left Party (Eestimaa Ühendatud Vasakpartei).[4]

Election resultsEdit

Parliamentary electionsEdit

Election Votes Seats Pos. Government
# % ± pp # ±
2015 764 0.13 new
0 / 101
new 10th Extra-parliamentary
2019 510 0.09   0.04
0 / 101
  0 10th Extra-parliamentary

European Parliament electionsEdit

Election Votes Seats Pos.
# % ± pp # ±
2009 3,519 0.89 new
0 / 6
new 7th
2014 226 0.07   0.82
0 / 6
  0 9th

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Äriregistri teabesüsteem" (in Estonian). Retrieved 21 January 2021.
  2. ^ Toots, Anu (March 2019). "2019 Parliamentary elections in Estonia" (PDF). Friedrich Ebert Foundation.
  3. ^ Lanko, Dmitry (2015). "Estonian Political Parties in the mid-2010s" (PDF). Open Access Repository.
  4. ^ "Eestimaa Ühendatud Vasakpartei on loodud".

External linksEdit