Government of the Czech Republic

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Government of the Czech Republic
Vláda České republiky
Emblem of the Government of the Czech Republic.png
Information
Established 1993
State Czech Republic
Leader Prime Minister
Appointed by President of the Republic
Main organ Council of Ministers
Headquarters Straka Academy
Prague
Website http://www.vlada.cz/en

The Government of the Czech Republic (Czech: Vláda České republiky) exercises executive power in the Czech Republic. The members of the government are the Prime Minister of the Czech Republic (Chairman of the Government), the deputy prime ministers and other ministers. It has its legal basis in the Constitution of the Czech Republic.

Overview[edit]

Current government is 13th from year 1993 and dissolution of Czechoslovakia and it has 17 members + prime minister.

The prime minister is appointed by the president of the Czech Republic (currently Miloš Zeman). He or she succeeds to the presidency if the current president dies, is incapacitated, or resigns. The current prime minister is Bohuslav Sobotka.

Straka Academy, Seat of the Government of the Czech Republic.

Current Cabinet[edit]

The cabinet consists of the following members:[1]

 
Cabinet of the Czech Republic
Office Name Political party
Chairman of the Government Bohuslav Sobotka ČSSD
Minister of Foreign Affairs Lubomír Zaorálek ČSSD
Minister of Interior Milan Chovanec ČSSD
Minister of Finance Andrej Babiš ANO 2011
Minister of Defense Martin Stropnický ANO 2011
Minister of Science and Research Pavel Bělobrádek KDU-ČSL
Minister of Justice Robert Pelikán ANO 2011
Minister of Industry and Trade Jan Mládek ČSSD
Minister for Regional Development Karla Šlechtová ANO 2011
Ministry of Health Svatopluk Němeček ČSSD
Minister of Labour and Social Affairs Michaela Marksová-Tominová ČSSD
Minister of Education, Youth and Sport Marcel Chládek ČSSD
Minister of Transport Dan Ťok ANO 2011
Minister of Culture Daniel Herman KDU-ČSL
Minister of the Environment Richard Brabec ANO 2011
Minister of Culture Daniel Herman KDU-ČSL
Minister for Human Rights and Equal Opportunities Jiří Dienstbier Jr. ČSSD
Minister of Agriculture Marian Jurečka KDU-ČSL

References[edit]

  1. ^ Governmental Structure