Social Christian Party (Ecuador)

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Social Christian Party

Partido Social Cristiano
PresidentPascual del Cioppo
FounderCamilo Ponce Enríquez
Sixto Durán Ballén
Founded1951
IdeologyChristian democracy
Conservatism
Political positionCentre-right
International affiliationInternational Democrat Union
Regional affiliationUnion of Latin American Parties
ColorsGold, red
Seats in the National Assembly
15 / 137
Website
http://www.la6.ec/

The Social Christian Party (Spanish: Partido Social Cristiano; PSC) is a center-right political party in Ecuador.

The party was founded in 1951 under the name of Social Christian Movement (Movimiento Social Cristiano) by Camilo Ponce Enríquez, who was Ecuador's president from 1956 to 1960, and Sixto Durán Ballén.

It was initially focused on Quito.

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