Young SVP

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Young SVP
Junge SVP
Jeunes UDC
Giovani UDC
President Benjamin Fischer
Founded 1977
Headquarters Postfach 6803
3001 Bern
Membership 6,000
Ideology National conservatism
Mother party Swiss People's Party
International affiliation International Young Democrat Union[citation needed]

The Young SVP (German: Junge SVP, French: Jeunes UDC, Italian: Giovani UDC) is the youth wing of the Swiss People's Party (SVP).

Founded in 1977 as a part of the SVP's Zurich branch, the Young SVP served as a training ground for many of the SVP's future leaders.[1]

The Young SVP is a member of the International Young Democrat Union.[citation needed]


  1. ^ Skenderovic (2009), p. 131–2


  • Skenderovic, Damir (2009). The Radical Right in Switzerland: Continuity and Change, 1945-2000. New York: Berghahn Books. ISBN 978-1-84545-580-4.