Congress of Democrats
Published 14th November, 2014
The Congress of Democrats or CoD was founded in March 1999. It describes itself as Centre-left and believes in Democratic Socialism.
The Congress of Democrats won five of the 78 National Assembly seats in the 2004 general election and one of the 72 seats in the 2009 election. In 2008 the CoD went through a leadership battle which resulted in a major split in the party.
The Congress of Democrats is an observer member of Socialist International