Union of Greens and Farmers
Published 23rd August, 2011
The Union of Greens and Farmers or ZZS is an alliance of two parties, the Latvian Farmers’ Union (LZS) and the Latvian Green Party (LZP) which espouse green and agrarian policies. It describes itself as a centre alliance.
The alliance was formed prior to the 2002 general election in which it won 12 seats in the 100 seat Saeima. In 2006 the alliance won 18 seats and in the 2010 election they increased their representation further to 22 seats.