Uzbekistan National Revival Democratic Party

The Uzbekistan National Revival Democratic Party (Uzbek: Oʻzbekiston “Milliy Tiklanish” Demokratik Partiyasi; Russian: Демократическая партия Узбекистана «Миллий Тикланиш») is a political party in Uzbekistan. The party is one of the country's five 'officially sanctioned' parties along with the People's Democratic Party of Uzbekistan, the Uzbekistan Liberal Democratic Party, the Justice Social Democratic Party and the Ecological Party of Uzbekistan.[1]

Uzbekistan National Revival Democratic Party

Oʻzbekiston “Milliy Tiklanish” Demokratik Partiyasi  (Uzbek)
Демократическая партия Узбекистана «Миллий Тикланиш»  (Russian)
PresidentVacant
FoundedJune 3, 1995; 25 years ago (1995-06-03)
HeadquartersTashkent
IdeologyNationalism
Modernization
Political positionCentre-right to right-wing
Colours  Blue
Legislative Chamber
36 / 150
Senate
0 / 100
Website
milliytiklanish.uz

Ideology and policyEdit

The Uzbekistan National Revival Democratic Party was formed in 1995 with a largely intellectual membership and has a comparatively high proportion of female members.[2] The party advocates a strong sense of Uzbek culture, desiring a cultural revival, whilst also seeking to build closer links with other states in Central Asia.[3] The party opposes the influence of Russia in the region and attacked the foundation of the Eurasian Economic Community on this basis.[4]

ElectionsEdit

At the last legislative elections, 24 December 2004 and 9 January 2005, the party won 11 out of 120 seats. The party's candidate for the 2007 Presidential election was Hurshid Dustmuhammad.[5]

Electoral historyEdit

Presidential electionsEdit

Election Party candidate Votes % Votes % Result
First Round Second Round
2015 Akmal Saidov 582,688 3.08 - - Lost  N
2016 Sarvar Otamuradov 421,055 2.35 - - Lost  N

Legislative Chamber electionsEdit

Election Seats +/– Position
1999
10 / 250
  10   6th
2004–05
11 / 120
  11   4th
2009–10
31 / 135
  20   3rd
2014–15
36 / 150
  5   2nd
2019–20
36 / 150
    2nd

MergerEdit

The party announced its intention to merge with the Self-Sacrifice National Democratic Party in 2008 as the two parties shared common goals.[6] The new group has retained the National Revival Democratic Party name.[7]

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