Dialogue for Hungary

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Dialogue for Hungary
Párbeszéd Magyarországért
LeaderGergely Karácsony
Tímea Szabó
Founded17 February 2013
Split fromPolitics Can Be Different
IdeologyGreen politics[1]
Social democracy
Pro-Europeanism
Feminism
Political positionCentre-left
European Parliament groupThe Greens–European Free Alliance
ColoursGreen
National Assembly
5 / 199
European Parliament
1 / 21
County Assemblies
1 / 419
Website
parbeszedmagyarorszagert.hu
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Dialogue for Hungary (Hungarian: Párbeszéd Magyarországért, Párbeszéd) (also known in its shortened form Dialogue since September 2016), is a Hungarian green political party that was formed in February 2013 by eight MPs who left the Politics Can Be Different (LMP) party.

The LMP party had formed a coalition with the Together 2014 party; together, they won four seats in the national assembly and one seat in the European Parliament. Dialogue for Hungary has taken one seat from the four in the Hungarian parliament and has one representative in Brussels.

On 24 August 2016, spokesperson Bence Tordai announced that the shortened form of the party's name would change to "Dialogue".[2] In September 2016, the party's logo was changed to Párbeszéd (Dialogue), instead of "PM".

Election results[edit]

For the Hungarian Parliament:

Election year National Assembly Government
# of
overall votes
% of
overall vote
# of
overall seats won
+/–
20141 Unity
1 / 199
in opposition
20183
682,701
11.91% (#3)
3 / 199
Increase 2 in opposition

For the European Parliament:

Election year # of overall votes % of overall vote # of overall seats won +/-
20142 168,076 7.25% (#5)
1 / 21

1 In an electoral alliance with Together, Hungarian Socialist Party, Democratic Coalition and Hungarian Liberal Party.

2 In an electoral alliance with Together (Együtt). They gained one seat, PM politician Benedek Jávor.

3 In an electoral alliance with Hungarian Socialist Party.

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Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ Nordsieck, Wolfram (2018). "Hungary". Parties and Elections in Europe.
  2. ^ "A PM-ből kiválik Magyarország". 2016-08-24. Retrieved 2016-08-24.

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