The ECR Party is dedicated to individual liberty, national sovereignty, parliamentary democracy, private property, limited government, free trade, family values and the devolution of power. These values underpin our politics, including our vision for a reformed European Union

Europe stands at a crossroads and the ECR Party’s agenda for reform has never been more relevant than it is today. Join our movement, and help us advance a Europe – and a world.

European Conservatives
and Reformists (ECR) Party

We are Europe’s leading Conservative movement. Since our foundation in 2009, we have become one of Europe’s most important political movements. With more than 30 political parties and active representation in the European Parliament, Council of Europe, Committee of Regions and NATO Parliamentary Assembly.

European Conservatives and Reformists (ECR) Party brings together parties committed to individual liberty, national sovereignty, parliamentary democracy, the rule of law, private property, low taxes, sound money, free trade, open competition, and the devolution of power.

Independent

ECR Party believes in a Europe of independent nations, working together for mutual gain while each retaining its identity and integrity.

Prague

ECR Party supports the principles of the Prague Declaration of March 2009 and the work of the European Conservatives and Reformists in the European Parliament and allied groups on the other European assemblies.

Individual

ECR Party cherishes the important role of civil associations, families and other bodies that fill the space between the individual and the government.

Democracies

ECR Party acknowledges the unique democratic legitimacy of the nation-state.

Competition

ECR Party is committed to the spread of free commerce and open competition, in Europe and globally.

Equality

ECR Party recognises the equality of all citizens before the law, regardless of ethnicity, sex or social class. It rejects all forms of extremism, authoritarianism and racism.

Liberty

ECR Party understands that open societies rest upon the dignity and autonomy of the individual, who should be as free as possible from state coercion.

Power

ECR Party favours the exercise of power at the lowest practicable level – by the individual where possible, by local or national authorities in preference to supranational bodies.

European

ECR Party is committed to the equality of all European democracies, whatever their size, and regardless of which international associations they join.

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    As announced on Thursday, the ECB will be exiting from Quantitative Easing, with non-conventional purchases of securities ending on July 1 and policy rates increasing by a quarter percentage point that same month. The ECB also added that, should the current inflationary outlook persist or deteriorate, subsequent hikes may
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Events

ECR Party Training Event in Warsaw

ECR Party Training Event in Warsaw ...

ECR Party Training Event in Warsaw
June 11, 2022
09:00
TBD

Third Sector – Development Engine For Europe

Terzo Settore, motore di sviluppo per l'Europa. ...

Terzo Settore, motore di sviluppo per l'Europa.
June 24, 2022
09:00
TBD

Legal mechanisms of appointing judges in the Member States of the European Union

Legal mechanisms of appointing judges in the Member States of the European Union ...

Legal mechanisms of appointing judges in the Member States of the European Union
June 30, 2022
09:00
TBD

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On Perception of Migration

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A Statement from @ECRparty And Brothers of Italy President @GiorgiaMeloni: ‘The green light coming from many national parliaments for Finland and Sweden to join @NATO is good news.

Last stop was with European Parliament President @RobertaMetsola.

@EP_President @GiorgiaMeloni @FratellidItalia @Europarl_EN

Also on President @GiorgiaMeloni's itinerary was a meeting with 🇨🇿 Prime Minister @P_Fiala to discuss the Czech @EUcouncil Presidency.

@FratellidItalia @EU2020_CZ

🇮🇹 @FratellidItalia & @ECRparty President @GiorgiaMeloni met with our Co-Chairmen @RaffaeleFitto & Ryszard Legutko today.

The ECR Group brings together parties from across Europe that stand up for pragmatic, common-sense solutions.

A very Happy Easter from the ECR Group!

#HappyEaster #Easter

🔵 @GiorgiaMeloni: «Good luck to @vox_es as it begins its first experience of regional government with Castilla and León. When the left shouts chaotically it means we are on the right track. Let's build a ready-for-government center-right alternative to the left!».

@ECRparty @vox_es Thank you very much for your support. We look forward to do great things for Castilla y León, Spain and Europe.