Pirate Party of the Czech Republic
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|Information on the party|
|Name (abreviation):||Česká pirátská strana (Piráti)|
|Foundingplace:||Hořenice 17, Jaroměř|
|Slogan:||„The Internet is our sea“|
|Percentage of women:|
|Campaign finance:||605 708 Kč (23 545,50€) (2012)|
|Headquarters:||U Botiče 1390/3, 140 00 Praha 4|
|Vice-Presidents:||Jakub Michálek, Lenka Matoušková, Mikuláš Ferjenčík, Marcel Kolaja|
|Administrative executive:||Vojtěch Pikal|
|PR executive:||Dana Kozlová|
|International relations executive:||Tomáš Vymazal|
|Technical executive:||Lukáš Nový|
|Chairman of the audit commitee:||Jiří Rezek|
|Chairman of the arbitration committee:||Tomáš Koláčný|
The Česká pirátská strana (official abbrevation: Piráti, formally ČPS) is the pirate party of the Czech Republic.
Officialy registered by the Czech Ministry of Interior (17th June 2009). In October 2009 new presidium was elected. The charter of the party was changed on 7 December 2009 to incorporate new executive organs and local organizations.
The party collected enough money to run in the preliminary parliamentary elections due in October 2009 (almost 10 000 Euro).
The party submitted a candidate list in all 14 regions of the Czech Republic.
(note: The elections were postponed till May 2010. Obviously, we are still running for them)
The party is preparing for general elections which will be held in May 2010.
Key topics for Czech Pirate Party are copyright reform, privacy rights, fight against corruption through open systems of public commissions and accounting, and direct democracy.