Albanian Christian Democratic Party of Kosovo


The Albanian Christian Democratic Party of Kosovo (Albanian: Partia Shqiptare Demokristiane e Kosovës, PSHDK) is a political party in Kosovo. It embraces Christian-democratic[1] ideals in Kosovo, although not all of its members are Catholic, as is the case in some other countries.

Albanian Christian Democratic Party of Kosovo
Partia Shqiptare Demokristane e Kosovës
LeaderNikë Gjeloshi
Founded4 November 1990
HeadquartersPristina
IdeologyChristian democracy[1]
Albanian nationalism
Social conservatism
Pro-Europeanism
Political positionCentre-right
ColoursRed, Black (Colours of the Albanian flag), Yellow, Blue
Assembly
0 / 120
Councillors
4 / 994
Website
www.pshdk.com

At the last legislative elections, 24 October 2004, the party won 1.8% of the popular vote and 2 out of 120 seats.

The president of Albanian Christian Democratic Party of Kosovo is Nikë Gjeloshi.

The Albanian Christian Democratic Party of Kosovo is a close ally of the Democratic League of Kosovo (LDK), consequently, the first post-war minister of transport and telecommunications of the Kosovo Government was a member of PShDK. The Albanian Christian Democratic Party of Kosovo platform supports Kosovo independence and like all other Kosovo Albanian political parties does not take part in the general elections in Serbia nor any other election or referendum organized by the Serbian parliament.

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References


  1. Nordsieck, Wolfram (2009). "Kosovo". Parties and Elections in Europe. Archived from the original on 5 May 2010. Retrieved 9 May 2019.