Animalist Party Against Mistreatment of Animals

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Animalist Party Against Mistreatment of Animals
Partido Animalista Contra el Maltrato Animal
Founded 24 February 2003
Headquarters Madrid
Ideology Animal welfare
Animal rights
Social justice[1]
Political position Centre-left[2]
European affiliation Euro Animal 7
Colours Green
Website
www.pacma.es
Anti-bullfight manifestation in Zaragoza that shows some people carrying a banner of PACMA

The Animalist Party Against Mistreatment of Animals[3] (Spanish: Partido Animalista Contra el Maltrato Animal; PACMA) is a Spanish political party[4] founded in Bilbao on 24 February 2003. It is focused on animal rights and animal welfare, as a part of the requirement of respect for the right to life.[5] Although its headquarters was initially in Barcelona, it is now established in Madrid.

Electoral performance[edit]

Congress of Deputies[edit]

Congress of Deputies
Election Vote % Seats Status Leader
2008 44,795 (#15) 0.17
0 / 350
N/A Ángel Esteban
2011 102,144 (#13) 0.42
0 / 350
N/A Antonio Ignacio Valle
2015 220,369 (#9) 0.87
0 / 350
N/A Silvia Barquero
2016 286,702 (#8) 1.19
0 / 350
N/A Silvia Barquero

Senate[edit]

Senate
Election Vote % Seats Leader
2008
0 / 208
Ángel Esteban
2011
0 / 208
Antonio Ignacio Valle
2015
0 / 208
Silvia Barquero
2016
0 / 208
Silvia Barquero

European Parliament[edit]

European Parliament
Election Vote % Seats
2009 41,913 (#9) 0.26
0 / 54
2014 177,499 (#12) 1.13
0 / 54

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Programa electoral". Partido Animalista – PACMA. Retrieved 13 March 2018.
  2. ^ Increased death toll stirs bullfighting controversy, Daily Sabah
  3. ^ Infopacma english[permanent dead link]
  4. ^ Los partidos minoritarios se unen para dar a conocer sus propuestas El Mundo (in Spanish)
  5. ^ Fin Archived 2 January 2009 at the Wayback Machine. 07/03/2008 PACMA (in Spanish)

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