Democratic Union of Catalonia

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Democratic Union of Catalonia
Unió Democràtica de Catalunya
President Josep Antoni Duran i Lleida
Secretary-General Josep Maria Pelegrí i Aixut
Founded November 7, 1931
Headquarters C/Nàpols, 35-39
Barcelona
Ideology Christian democracy,[1]
Catalan nationalism.
Political position Centre
International affiliation Centrist Democrat International, also connected to Alliance of Democrats
European affiliation European People's Party
European Parliament group European People's Party
Colours Blue, White
Website
http://www.unio.cat/
Politics of Catalonia
Political parties
Elections

The Democratic Union of Catalonia (Catalan: Unió Democràtica de Catalunya, UDC; IPA: [uniˈo ðəmuˈkɾatikə ðə kətəˈɫuɲə]) is a regionalist[1] political party in Catalonia. Together with the Democratic Convergence of Catalonia, it is part of the Convergence and Union coalition.

It describes itself as Catalan nationalist and Christian Democrat, and is a member of the European People's Party (EPP).

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