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People–Animals–Nature (Portuguese: Pessoas-Animais-Natureza, PAN) is a Portuguese political party, founded in 2009. In 2015, they won one seat in the Assembly of the Republic.[4] In 2019 they also won one seat in the European Parliament and increased their seat share to 4 in the Assembly (with 2 seats won in Lisbon, 1 in Porto, and 1 in Setubal.

People–Animals–Nature

Pessoas–Animais–Natureza
AbbreviationPAN
LeaderCollective leadership
SpokespersonAndré Silva
Founded22 May 2009 (2009-05-22)
Legalised13 January 2011 (2011-01-13)
HeadquartersAv. Almirante Reis, 81 B 1150-012 Lisboa
IdeologyAnimal welfare[1]
Environmentalism[1]
Political positionCentre-left
European affiliationAnimal Politics EU[2]
European Parliament groupGreens–European Free Alliance[3]
Colours     Teal
Assembly of the Republic
4 / 230
European Parliament
1 / 21
Regional
parliaments
0 / 104
Local
government
6 / 2,078
Website
www.pan.com.pt

In the 2011 Madeiran regional election it had 2.13% of the votes, with a total of 3,135 votes, thus having elected one MP also in this regional parliament, Rui Manuel dos Santos Almeida.[5]

Electoral resultsEdit

Assembly of the RepublicEdit

Election Assembly of the Republic Government Size Leader Notes
Votes % ±pp Seats won +/−
2011 57,849[6] 1.0%
0 / 230
Non-parliamentary 7th Paulo Borges
2015 75,140[4] 1.4%   0.4
1 / 230
  1 Opposition 6th André Lourenço e Silva
2019 166,854 3.28  1.9
4 / 230
 3 TBA 6th André Lourenço e Silva

European ParliamentEdit

Election European Parliament Size Candidate
Votes % ±pp Seats won +/
2014 56,363 1.7%
0 / 21
7th Orlando Figueiredo
2019 167,130 5.1%  3.4
1 / 21
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 1 6th Francisco Guerreiro

List of leadersEdit

 
Paulo Borges, the party's first leader.
Name Start End
1st Paulo Borges 10 April 2011 26 October 2014
2nd André Lourenço e Silva 26 October 2014 Present

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Nordsieck, Wolfram (2015). "Portugal". Parties and Elections in Europe. Retrieved 15 August 2018.
  2. ^ "The EURO ANIMAL 7". www.animalwelfareparty.org. Animal Welfare Party. 2019-06-20.
  3. ^ "SIC Notícias | PAN quer integrar família dos Verdes na Europa". SIC Notícias (in Portuguese). 2018-12-13. Retrieved 2019-06-20.
  4. ^ a b Legislativas 2015. Retrieved 19 February 2017.
  5. ^ "Regionais 2011". eleicoes.mj.pt (in Portuguese). Ministry of Justice. Retrieved 2012-03-29.
  6. ^ "Eleições Legislativas 5 de junho de 2011 Resultados Globais". eleicoes.mj.pt (in Portuguese). Ministry of Justice. Retrieved 2012-06-29.

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