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Progressive Party of Working People
EU Parliament
Anorthotiko Komma Ergazomenou Laou, commonly known as AKEL, is a political party in Cyprus. The party was founded in 1926 and is one of the oldest political forces on the island.
AKEL is a communist party and upholds socialist and leftist values. They advocate for workers' rights, social justice, and social security.
In the last election, the party reached 22.3% of the votes. In the current election trend, AKEL is at 29.0%. This is a difference of +6.7 compared to the last election result. The party is represented in the current parliament with 15 Seats.

Political positions

Economic Policy

In economic matters, AKEL advocates for a socially oriented policy. They support state interventions in the economy to promote social justice.

Labor market

AKEL supports workers' rights and advocates for fair wages and working conditions. They endorse collective bargaining and worker protection.

Health policy

In healthcare policy, AKEL advocates for high-quality and accessible healthcare for all. They emphasize the importance of the public healthcare system.

Environment and energy

AKEL advocates for environmental protection and sustainability. They support measures to reduce environmental impacts and transition to renewable energies.

Foreign policy

In foreign policy, AKEL emphasizes the need for a just peace in Cyprus and a resolution to the Cyprus issue. They advocate for the reunification of the divided island.


AKEL supports a humane immigration policy and advocates for the rights of migrants and refugees. They emphasize the need for integration measures.

Social Policy

In social policy, AKEL advocates for social security, education, and equal opportunities. They support poverty alleviation programs and educational promotion.


AKEL advocates for high-quality education and the promotion of educational opportunities. They emphasize the importance of education for individual development.


AKEL is a pro-European party and supports Cyprus's membership in the European Union. They emphasize the importance of cooperation within the EU.

Mobility & Transport

AKEL's mobility policy aims to improve transportation infrastructure and promote citizen mobility. They support projects to modernize the transportation network and roads.

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Seats in parliaments


15 / 56 Seats
Election Results Seats
Parliamentary election in Cyprus 2021 22.3% 15 / 56 Seats
Parliamentary election in Cyprus 2016 25.7% 16 / 59 Seats
Parliamentary election in Cyprus 2011 32.7% 19 / 59 Seats