Green Alliance

The Green Alliance was founded in 1987 by members of left-wing and environmental groups as well as militant unions. Its supporters lie mainly in and around Bern and the town of Biel and it has local and cantonal representation in Bern.

This content was published on May 22, 2007 - 13:13

In 1995 it won its first seat in the House of Representatives. In 2003 it gained a second seat with the help of another small green party, the Green Free List.

Key facts

Founded: 1987
Chairwomen: Franziska Teuscher, Member of the House of Representatives, BE
Seats in the House of Representatives: 2
Seats in the Senate: 0

End of insertion
In compliance with the JTI standards

In compliance with the JTI standards

More: SWI certified by the Journalism Trust Initiative

You can find an overview of ongoing debates with our journalists here. Please join us!

If you want to start a conversation about a topic raised in this article or want to report factual errors, email us at

Sort by

Change your password

Do you really want to delete your profile?

Your subscription could not be saved. Please try again.
Almost finished... We need to confirm your email address. To complete the subscription process, please click the link in the email we just sent you.

Discover our weekly must-reads for free!

Sign up to get our top stories straight into your mailbox.

The SBC Privacy Policy provides additional information on how your data is processed.