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List of political parties in Montenegro

This article lists political parties in Montenegro.

Montenegro has a multi-party system with numerous political parties, in which no one party often has a chance of gaining power alone, and parties must work with each other to form coalition governments.

Active parties[1] [ edit ]

Parliamentary parties [ edit ]

Name Abbr. Ideology Leader MPs
Democratic Party of Socialists

Demokratska partija socijalista

Демократска партија социјалиста
DPS Populism [2]

Catch-all [3] [4]

Social democracy [5]
Milo Đukanović
29 / 81
Democratic Montenegro

Demokratska Crna Gora

Демократска Црна Гора
DCG Catch-all

Economic liberalism

Pro-Europeanism
Aleksa Bečić
9 / 81
New Serb Democracy

Nova srpska demokratija

Нова српска демократија
NSD National conservatism

Serbian-Montenegrin unionism

Russophilia
Andrija Mandić
9 / 81
Movement for Changes

Pokret za promjene

Покрет за промјене
PzP Populism

Euroscepticism

Anti-corruption
Nebojša Medojević
5 / 81
Democratic People's Party

Demokratska narodna partija

Демократска народна партија
DNP Serbian–Montenegrin unionism

Populism

Social conservatism
Milan Knežević
5 / 81
Socialist People's Party

Socijalistička narodna partija

Социјалистичка народна партија
SNP Social conservatism

Social democracy [6] [7]

Pro-Europeanism
Vladimir Joković
5 / 81
United Reform Action

Ujedinjena reformska akcija

Уједињена реформска акција
URA Social liberalism

Green politics

Pro-Europeanism
Dritan Abazović
4 / 81
Social Democrats

Socijaldemokrate Crne Gore

Социјалдемократе Црне Горе
SD Social democracy

Populism

Pro-Europeanism
Ivan Brajović
3 / 81
Bosniak Party

Bošnjačka stranka

Бошњачка странка
BS Bosniak minority interests

Social conservatism

Pro-Europeanism
Rafet Husović
3 / 81
Social Democratic Party

Socijaldemokratska partija

Социјалдемократска партија
SDP Social democracy

Pro-Europeanism

Civic nationalism
Raško Konjević
2 / 81
Liberal Party of Montenegro

Liberalna partija Crne Gore

Либерална партија Црне Горе
LP National liberalism

Montenegrin nationalism

Pro-Europeanism
Andrija Popović
1 / 81
True Montenegro

Prava Crna Gora

Права Црна Горa
PCG Right-wing populism

Social conservatism

Serbian-Montenegrin unionism
Marko Milačić
1 / 81
United Montenegro

Ujedinjena Crna Gora

Уједињена Црна Гора
UCG Cultural conservatism

National conservatism

Pro-Europeanism
Goran Danilović
1 / 81
Workers' Party

Radnička partija

Радничка партија
RP Social conservatism

Left-wing populism

Cultural conservatism
Maksim Vučinić
1 / 81
Democratic Alliance

Demokratski savez

Демократски савез
DEMOS Liberal conservatism

Moderate politics

Pro-Europeanism
Miodrag Lekić
1 / 81
Democratic Party

Partia Demokratike

Demokratska partija
PD/DP Albanian minority interests

Conservatism

Pro-Europeanism
Fatmir Gjeka
1 / 81
New Democratic Force

Forca e Re Demokratike

Nova demokratska snaga
FORCA Albanian minority interests

Conservatism

Pro-Europeanism
Nazif Cungu
1 / 81

Parties without seats [ edit ]

Name Abbreviation Ideology Leader
Albanian Alternative

Alternativa Shqiptare

Albanska alternativa
ASh/AA Albanian minority interests

Social conservativism
Nik Gjeloshaj
Croatian Reform Party

Hrvatska reformska stranka

Хрватска pеформска странка
HRS Croatian minority interests

Centrism

Conservative liberalism
Marija Vučinović
Croatian Civic Initiative

Hrvatska građanska inicijativa

Хрватска грађанска иницијатива
HGI Croatian minority interests

Social conservatism

Pro-Europeanism
Adrian Vuksanović
I Chose Montenegro

Biram Crnu Goru

Бирам Црну Гору
BCG Economic liberalism

Conservative liberalism

Pro-Europeanism
Radomir Novaković
Democratic League in Montenegro

Demokratski savez u Crnoj Gori

Lidhja Demokratike në Mal të Zi
LDMZ/DS Liberal conservativism

Albanian minority interests
Mehmet Bardhi
Democratic Party of Unity

Demokratska stranka jedinstva

Демократска странка јединства
DSJ Serbian–Montenegrin unionism

Conservatism
Nebojša Jušković
Democratic Serb Party

Demokratska srpska stranka

Демократска српска странка
DSS Serbian–Montenegrin unionism

Christian democracy
Dragica Perović
Democratic Union of Albanians

Demokratska unija Albanaca

Unioni Demokratik i Shqipëtarëve
UDSh/DUA Albanian minority interests

Social conservatism
Mehmet Zenka
Justice and Reconciliation Party

Stranka pravde i pomirenja

Странка правде и помирења
SPP Bosniak minority interests

Social conservatism
Hazbija Kalač
Montenegrin

Crnogorska

Црногорска
CG Economic liberalism

Civic nationalism
Anđela Ivanović
New Left

Nova ljevica

Нова љевица
NL Social democracy

Social liberalism
Saša Mijović
Popular Movement

Narodni pokret

Народни покрет
NP Cultural conservatism

Christian democracy

Serb ethnic interests
Miodrag Davidović
Party of United Pensioners and the Disabled

Partija ujedinjenih penzionera i invalida

Партија уједињених пензионера и инвалида
PUPI Rights of pensioners

Social justice
Momir Joksimović
Patriotic Komitas Union of Montenegro

Patriotsko-komitski savez Crne Gore

Патриотско-комитски савез Црне Горе
PKS Montenegrin nationalism

Atlanticism

Right-wing populism
Tatjana Knežević
Socialists of Montenegro

Socijalisti Crne Gore

Социјалисти Црне Горе
SCG Social Democracy

Regionalism

Pro-Europeanism
Snežana Jonica
Yugoslav Communist Party

Jugoslovenska komunistička partija

Југословенска комунистичка партија
JKP Communism

Yugonostalgia
Radislav Stanišić

Historical and defunct parties [ edit ]

Name Abbr. Ideology Founder Years active
People's Party

Narodna stranka

Народна странка
Klubaši National conservatism

Serbian-Montenegrin unionism
Šako Petrović-Njegoš 1906-1918
True People's Party

Prava narodna stranka

Права народна странка
Pravaši Conservativism

Royalism

Montenegrin statism [8]
Lazar Mijušković 1907-1918
People's Radical Party

Narodna radikalna stranka

Народна радикална странка
NRS Conservativism

Serbian nationalism

Centralisation
Gavrilo Cerović 1918-1941
Democratic Party

Demokratska stranka

Демократска странка
DS Liberal conservativism

Yugoslavism

Centralisation
Andrija Radović 1918-1941
Montenegrin Federalist Party

Crnogorska federalistička stranka

Црногорска федералистичка странка
CFS Montenegrin nationalism

Federalism

Agrarianism
Sekula Drljević 1923-1945
League of Communists

Savez komunista Crne Gore

Савез комуниста Црне Горе
SK CG Marxism-Leninism

Titoism

Anti-nationalism
Blažo Jovanović 1943-1991
Union of Reform Forces

Savez reformskih snaga

Савез реформских снага
SRSJ Social liberalism

Social democracy

Anti-nationalism
Ljubiša Stanković 1990-1991
Party of Democratic Action

Stranka demokratske akcije

Странка демократске акције
SDA Social conservatism

Sanjak regionalism

Yugoslav unionism
Harun Hadžić 1990-1998
Liberal Alliance of Montenegro

Liberalni savez Crne Gore

Либерални савез Црне Горе
LSCG Liberalism

Montenegrin independence

Pacifism
Slavko Perović 1990-2005
People's Party

Narodna stranka

Народна странка
NS Serbian–Montenegrin unionism

Cultural conservatism

Christian democracy
Novak Kilibarda 1990-2017
Party of Serb Radicals

Stranka srpskih radikala

Странка српских радикала
SSR Serb nationalism

National conservatism

Right-wing populism
Duško Sekulić 1992-2020
Yugoslav Left

Jugoslovenska levica

Југословенска левица
JUL Left-wing populism

Yugoslavism

Serbian nationalism
Jovanka Mijanović 1994-2001
Serb Party of the Fatherland

Отаџбинска српска странка

Otadžbinska srpska stranka
OSS National conservatism

Serbian nationalism

Serbian-Montenegrin unionism
Aleksandar Stamatović 1994–2013
Natural Law Party of Montenegro

Stranka prirodnog zakona

Странка природног закона
SPZ Transcendental meditation

Green politics
Milo Radulović 1996-2003
Serb People's Party

Srpska narodna stranka

Српска народна странка
SNS Serb nationalism

National conservatism
Božidar Bojović 1998-2009
People's Concord of Montenegro

Narodna sloga Crne Gore

Народна слога Црне Горе
NS CG Moderate conservatism

Montenegrin independence
Novak Kilibarda 2000-2006
Liberal Democrats

Liberalni Demokrati

Либерални демократи
LD National liberalism

Conservative liberalism

Montenegrin nationalism
Jevrem Brković 2001–2006
People's Socialist Party

Narodna socijalistička stranka

Народна социјалистичка странка
NSS Democratic socialism

Serbian-Montenegrin unionism
Momir Bulatović 2001-2009
Greens of Montenegro

Zeleni Crne Gore

Зелени Црне Горе
ZCG Green politics

Pro-Europeanism
Dragan Hajduković 2002-2007
Civic Party of Montenegro

Građanska partija Crne Gore

Грађанска партија Црне Горе
GP Liberalism

Civic nationalism

Pro-Europeanism
Krsto Pavićević 2002-2017
Party of Democratic Prosperity

Partija demokratskog prosperiteta

Partia e prosperitet demokratik
PDP Albanian minority interests

Conservativism
Ali Rexha 2006-2014
Democratic Centre of Boka

Demokratski centar Boke

Демократски центар Боке
DCB Regionalism

Serb nationalism
Dejan Ćorović 2008-2017
Democratic Centre of Montenegro

Demokratski centar Crne Gore

Демократски центар Црне Горе
DC Centrism

Liberalism
Goran Batrićević 2009-2014
Positive Montenegro

Pozitivna Crna Gora

Позитивна Црна Гора
PCG Pro-Europeanism

Social liberalism
Darko Pajović 2012-2020
Serb List

Srpska lista

Српска листа
SL Right-wing populism

Serb nationalism

Russophilia
Dobrilo Dedeić 2012–2020

See also [ edit ]

References [ edit ]

  1. ^ http://www.mup.gov.me/vijesti/148451/U-Crnoj-Gori-registrovano-45-politickih-partija.html
  2. ^ Dzankic, Jelena (2017). "State-sponsored Populism and the Rise of Populist Governance - The Case of Montenegro" (PDF). Journal of Balkan and Near Eastern Studies. Retrieved 13 November 2018.
  3. ^ Berglund, Sten (2013). The Handbook of Political Change in Eastern Europe. Springer. p. 568.
  4. ^ Vujović, Zlatko (2015). Electoral and Party System in Montenegro – A Perspective of Internal Party Democracy Development. Center for Monitoring and Research. p. 162.
  5. ^ Parties and Elections in Europe: The database about parliamentary elections and political parties in Europe, by Wolfram Nordsieck
  6. ^ Nordsieck, Wolfram (2016). "Montenegro". Parties and Elections in Europe. Retrieved 4 July 2018.
  7. ^ Hans Slomp (2011). Europe, A Political Profile: An American Companion to European Politics. ABC-CLIO. p. 592. ISBN 978-0-313-39182-8. Retrieved 4 July 2018.
  8. ^ Srđa Pavlović (2008). Balkan Anschluss: Annexation of Montenegro and the creation of the Common South Slavic State. Purdue University Press. p. 43.
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