Dialogue for Hungary

Dialogue for Hungary
Párbeszéd Magyarországért
Leader Gergely Karácsony
Tímea Szabó
Founded 17 February 2013
Split from Politics Can Be Different
Ideology Green politics[1]
Social democracy
Political position Centre-left
European Parliament group The Greens–European Free Alliance
Colours Green
National Assembly
5 / 199
European Parliament
1 / 21
County Assemblies
1 / 419
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Dialogue for Hungary (Hungarian: Párbeszéd Magyarországért, Párbeszéd) (also known in its shortened form Dialogue since September 2016), is a Hungarian green liberal political party that was formed in February 2013 by eight MPs who left the Politics Can Be Different (LMP) party.

The LMP party had formed a coalition with the Together 2014 party; together, they won four seats in the national assembly and one seat in the European Parliament. Dialogue for Hungary has taken one seat from the four in the Hungarian parliament and has one representative in Brussels.

On 24 August 2016, spokesperson Bence Tordai announced that the shortened form of the party's name would change to "Dialogue".[2] In September 2016, the party's logo was changed to Párbeszéd (Dialogue), instead of "PM".

Election results

For the Hungarian Parliament:

Election year National Assembly Government
# of
overall votes
% of
overall vote
# of
overall seats won
20141 Unity
1 / 199
in opposition
12.33% (#3)
3 / 199
2 in opposition

For the European Parliament:

Election year # of overall votes % of overall vote # of overall seats won +/-
20142 168,076 7.25% (#5)
1 / 21

1 In an electoral alliance with Together, Hungarian Socialist Party, Democratic Coalition and Hungarian Liberal Party.

2 In an electoral alliance with Together (Együtt). They gained one seat, PM politician Benedek Jávor.

3 In an electoral alliance with Hungarian Socialist Party.

Further reading

See also


  1. Nordsieck, Wolfram (2018). "Hungary". Parties and Elections in Europe.
  2. "A PM-ből kiválik Magyarország". 2016-08-24. Retrieved 2016-08-24.
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