Party for Democratic Action

The Party for Democratic Action[2] or Democratic Action Party[3] (Albanian: Partia për veprim demokratik, PVD; Serbian: Партија за демократско деловање, romanizedPartija za demokratsko delovanje; abbr. ПДД or PDD) is a political party in Serbia, representing the Albanian ethnic minority and is currently led by Shaip Kamberi.

Party for Democratic Action

Partia për veprim demokratik
LeaderShaip Kamberi
FoundedAugust 19, 1990 (1990-08-19)
HeadquartersPreševo
Ideology
Political positionRight-wing
National Assembly
3 / 250
Website
www.pvd-pbm.org

Recent historyEdit

At the latest legislative election in 2016, the party received one seat in parliament, a drop from its peak of two seats in 2014 election. It raised to 3 seats in 2020, following a campaign by Albania's foreign service to increase the political participation of Albanian ethnic minority from the Presevo Valley in Serbia's political elections.[4][5]

Parliamentary representationEdit

National Assembly
Election Leader Votes Seats Notes Role
# % # ±
1990 Riza Halimi 21,998 0.44   Opposition
1992 Riza Halimi 17,172 0.36   1 no seats
1993 Riza Halimi 29,342 0.68   1 Coalition with DPA Opposition
1997 Riza Halimi 14,179 0.34   Coalition DPB Opposition
2000 Riza Halimi did not run   1 no seats
2003 Riza Halimi did not run   no seats
2007 Riza Halimi 16,973 0.42   1 Coalition APD Opposition
2008 Riza Halimi 16,801 0.41   Coalition APD Opposition
2012 Riza Halimi 13,384 0.30   Coalition APD Opposition
2014 Riza Halimi 24,301 0.68   1 Gov't support
2016 Riza Halimi 16,262 0.43   1 Gov't support
2020 Shaip Kamberi 26,437 0.82   2 Coalition ADA-UD Opposition

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Nordsieck, Wolfram (2020). "Serbia". Parties and Elections in Europe. Retrieved 29 June 2020.
  2. ^ Nathalie Clayer; Xavier Bougarel (2013). Les musulmans de l'Europe du Sud-Est: des empires aux états balkaniques. KARTHALA Editions. pp. 233–. ISBN 978-2-8111-0905-9. Parti de l'action démocratique
  3. ^ Tom Lansford (24 March 2015). Political Handbook of the World 2015. SAGE Publications. pp. 5414–. ISBN 978-1-4833-7155-9. Democratic Action Party
  4. ^ Albania daily news
  5. ^ punetejashtme

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