Green Party (Norway)

Norwegian political party

The Green party (Norwegian: Miljøpartiet de Grønne) is a green political party in Norway.[4]

Green Party

Miljøpartiet De Grønne
SpokespersonUne Aina Basholm and Arild Hermstad[1]
Parliamentary leaderUne Aina Bastholm
Founded29 October 1988
Membership (2019)Increase 9,963[2]
IdeologyGreen politics
Environmentalism[3]
Political positionCentre-left
Colours  Green
Storting
3 / 169
County Councils
36 / 574
Municipal Councils
310 / 9,344
Website
mdg.no

They gained one representative in the Storting (the Norwegian Parliament) in the 2013 election.[5] The representative, Rasmus Hansson, was also the spokesperson of the party.[6]

The party won three seats in the 2021 Norwegian parliamentary election.[7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Politikere". www.mdg.no.
  2. Dagbladet, ed. (7 January 2020). "Doblet medlemstallene på to år" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 20 February 2020.
  3. "Politikk". Miljøpartiet De Grønne.
  4. "Om oss". Miljøpartiet De Grønne.
  5. https://www.stortinget.no/en/In-English/Members-of-the-Storting/Parliamentary-Party-Groups/Green-Party/
  6. "De Grønne på Stortinget | Miljøpartiet de Grønne". Archived from the original on 2015-09-21. Retrieved 2016-07-11.
  7. Verhelst, Koen (4 October 2021). "Why do green parties struggle in climate-conscious Scandinavia?". Euronews Green. Retrieved 30 December 2021.

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