Movement for a Europe of Liberties and Democracy

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Movement for a Europe of Liberties and Democracy
President Jacek Włosowicz (acting)[1] (PL)
Founded 2011 (2011)
Headquarters 18 Rue Cler, 75007 Paris, France
Ideology National conservatism[2]
Euroscepticism[2]
Right-wing populism[2]
Political position Right-wing
European Parliament group Europe of Freedom and Democracy
Political foundation Foundation for a Europe of Liberties and Democracy
Website
www.meldeuropa.com
Politics of the European Union
Political parties
Elections

The Movement for a Europe of Liberties and Democracy (French: Mouvement pour l'Europe des libertés et de la démocratie), abbreviated to MELD, is a political party at European level founded in 2011, composed of parties belonging to the Europe of Freedom and Democracy (EFD) group in the European Parliament, with the notable absence of the UK Independence Party, which is a member of the EFD, but not of the MELD. In 2012, it received a grant from the European Parliament of €621,482.[3] Its affiliated political foundation is the Foundation for a Europe of Liberties and Democracy (FELD), which received a grant of €412,361. Both are headquartered at 18, rue Cler, in Paris, France.[4] The president of the party is Niki Tzavela.

Member parties[edit]

Country Party European MPs National MPs
 Austria Ewald Stadler (The Reform Conservatives)
0 / 18
0 / 183
 Bulgaria Slavi Binev (National Front for the Salvation of Bulgaria)
0 / 17
0 / 240
 Belgium Frank Vanhecke (Independent)
0 / 22
0 / 150
 France Movement for France (Mouvement pour la France)
0 / 72
2 / 577
 Greece Popular Orthodox Rally (Λαϊκός Ορθόδοξος Συναγερμός)
0 / 22
0 / 300
 Lithuania Order and Justice (Tvarka ir teisingumas)
2 / 12
11 / 141
 Netherlands Daniël van der Stoep (Article 50)
0 / 26
0 / 150
 Poland United Poland (Solidarna Polska)
0 / 51
17 / 460
 Slovakia Slovak National Party (Slovenská národná strana)
0 / 13
0 / 150

Former member parties[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ a b c Parties and Elections in Europe: The database about parliamentary elections and political parties in Europe, by Wolfram Nordsieck
  3. ^ Political Structures Financing Unit (March 2012). "Grants from the European Parliament to political parties at European level 2004-2012". European Parliament. Retrieved 26 August 2012. 
  4. ^ Political Structures Financing Unit (March 2012). "Grants from the European Parliament to political foundations at European level 2008-2012". European Parliament. Retrieved 26 August 2012. 

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