Groen (political party)

Groen (English: Green; Dutch: Groen, [ɣruːn] (listen)), founded as Agalev (see Name below), is a green[2] Flemish political party in Belgium. Its French-speaking equivalent is Ecolo; the two parties maintain close relations with each other.

Green
Groen
PresidentMeyrem Almaci
Founded1982
HeadquartersSergeant De Bruynestraat 78-82, Anderlecht, Belgium
Youth wingYoung Green
Membership (2018) 10,000[1]
IdeologyGreen politics[2]
Progressivism
Multiculturalism
Pro-Europeanism
Political positionCentre-left[3] to left-wing[4]
European affiliationEuropean Green Party
International affiliationGlobal Greens
European Parliament groupThe Greens–European Free Alliance
Francophone counterpartEcolo
Colours  Green
Chamber of Representatives
8 / 87
(Flemish seats)
Senate
4 / 35
(Flemish seats)
Flemish Parliament
14 / 124
Brussels Parliament
4 / 17
(Flemish seats)
European Parliament
1 / 12
(Flemish seats)
Flemish Provincial Councils
21 / 175
Mayors
2 / 327
Website
www.groen.be

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