Europe of Democracies and Diversities
Europe of Democracies and Diversities (EDD) was a Eurosceptic political group with seats in the European Parliament between 1999 and 2004. Following the 2004 European elections, the group reformed as Independence/Democracy (IND/DEM).
|Europe of Democracies and Diversities|
|European Parliament group|
|Name||Europe of Democracies and Diversities|
|Formal name||Europe of Democracies and Diversities Group|
|From||20 July 1999|
|To||20 July 2004|
|Preceded by||Group of Independents for a Europe of Nations|
|Chaired by||Jens-Peter Bonde|
|MEP(s)||16 (20 July 1999)|
- June Movement (Denmark), 3 seats
- People's Movement against the EU (Denmark), 1 seat
- Hunting, Fishing, Nature, Tradition (France), 6 seats
- ChristianUnion – Reformed Political Party (Netherlands), 3 seats
- UK Independence Party (United Kingdom), 3 seats
- Combats Souverainistes (France), 1 MEP defected from Rally for France/UEN group in March 2001
- League of Polish Families (Poland), after Poland joined the EU in May 2004
- David Phinnemore; Lee McGowan (2013). A Dictionary of the European Union. Routledge. p. 276. ISBN 978-1-135-08127-0. Retrieved 7 August 2013.
- Lori Thorlakson (2013). "Federalism and the European party system". In Alexander H. Trechsel (ed.). Towards a Federal Europe. Taylor & Francis. p. 72. ISBN 978-1-317-99818-1.