Conservative Party (Norway)

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Conservative Party

Høyre
AbbreviationH
LeaderErna Solberg
Parliamentary leaderTrond Helleland
Founded25 August 1884
HeadquartersStortingsgaten 20
0161 Oslo (Høyres hus)
Youth wingNorwegian Young Conservatives
LGBT wingÅpne Høyre[1]
Membership (2020)Decrease 29,690[2]
Ideology
Political positionCentre-right
European affiliationEuropean People's Party (associate)
International affiliationInternational Democrat Union
Nordic affiliationConservative Group
Colours  Blue
Slogan"Vi tror på Norge" (We believe in Norway)[3]
Storting
45 / 169
County councils
167 / 777
Municipal councils[4]
1,954 / 10,620
Sámi Parliament[5]
1 / 39
Website
www.høyre.no

The Conservative Party is a liberal-conservative[6][7] political party in Norway. It is the major party of the Norwegian centre-right.[8]

The current party leader is Opposition Leader Erna Solberg. The party is a member of the International Democrat Union and part of the European People's Party.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Forsiden - Åpne Høyre". Retrieved 5 April 2021.
  2. "God medlemsvekst". Hoyre (in Norwegian). 14 January 2020.
  3. "Høyre - Vi tror på Norge". Retrieved 5 April 2021.
  4. "Høgre". Valg 2011 (in Norwegian). Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation. Archived from the original on 26 September 2011. Retrieved 18 September 2011.
  5. "Landsoversikt per liste". Archived from the original on 17 March 2014. Retrieved 23 February 2014.
  6. Nordsieck, Wolfram (2017). "Norway". Parties and Elections in Europe. Archived from the original on 24 August 2013. Retrieved 13 August 2018.
  7. "Valgomaten: Riksdekkende 2007". Aftenposten. 2007. Archived from the original on 27 July 2011. Retrieved 29 April 2011.
  8. "The political framework of Norway". Nordea. Retrieved 28 August 2019.