Pro Deutschsprachige Gemeinschaft
|Preceded by||PDB-PJU and PDB|
|Headquarters||Kaperberg 6, 4700 Eupen|
|European Parliament group||None|
|Politics of Belgium
ProDG (Pro Deutschsprachige Gemeinschaft), is a regionalist and Christian democratic political party active in the German-speaking community of Belgium. The party brings together politicians from the previous Party of German-speaking Belgians (PDB) and PJU parties. The party was formed in 2008 and first featured on the electoral ballot in 2009. Following the 2009 regional election, the party won 4 out of 25 seats in the Parliament and participated in the regional Government of the German-speaking Community of Belgium with two ministers. In the 2014 regional election, the party won 6 seats and its leader Oliver Paasch will become the new minister-president.
German-speaking Community Parliament
|Election year||# of overall votes||% of overall vote|| % of language
|# of overall seats won||# of language
group seats won
|2004||4,243||11.7 (#4)||0||In a government coalition with SP & PFF|
|2009||6,553||17.5 (#4)||1||In a government coalition with SP & PFF|
|2014||8,355||22.2 (#2)||2||In a government coalition with SP & PFF|
Results for the German-speaking electoral college.
|Election year||# of overall votes|| % of electoral
|# of electoral
college seats won
- Prodg.be: Menschen bei ProDG
- Parties and Elections in Europe: The database about parliamentary elections and political parties in Europe, by Wolfram Nordsieck
- Régis Dandoy; Arjan Schakel (19 November 2013). Regional and National Elections in Western Europe: Territoriality of the Vote in Thirteen Countries. Palgrave Macmillan. pp. 54–. ISBN 978-1-137-02544-9.
- flandersnews.be June 12, 2009, Coalition accord in German-speaking Belgium
- Paasch nieuwe minister-president van Duitstalige regering
- Official home page (in German)
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