Organizations and Groups
New Ideas Political Party. Number One Political Party in El Salvador
The New Ideas political party, or Nuevas Ideas, was founded in 2017 by Salvadoran president Nayib Bukele. The political party was legalized by the Supreme Electoral Court (TSE) in 2018. After the 2021 municipal and legislative elections, New Ideas became the number one political party in El Salvador. The creation of the political party began … Read more
Iris Violeta Foundation. Giving a hand to many who need it.
Iris Violeta Foundation is a not for profit organization that helps adults and kids at the Rosales Hospital and the Benjamin Bloom children’s hospital in San Salvador. The founder is Otilia Sorto Fuentes, a Salvadoran from Corinto in Morazan who currently lives in Oklahoma City, USA. My first interaction with Otilia was on Twitter, we … Read more
El Salvador Political Parties
El Salvador political parties belong to a multi-party system. This method allows the country to have multiple political parties across all the political spectrum; members of these political party’s are allowed to run for local and national elections. The political parties are allowed to put forward candidates for municipality mayors and for the country’s presidency. … Read more
ARENA. El Salvador’s Right-Wing Political party.
ARENA or Nationalist Republican Alliance of El Salvador is a conservative right-wing political party. Since its creation, the ARENA political party has been one of the principal political forces in El Salvador. ARENA or Alianza Republicana Nacionalista in Spanish was established in 1981 by Roberto D’Aubuisson, a career Salvadoran soldier. To many Salvadorans, D’Aubuisson is … Read more
The FMLN, a Salvadoran left-wing political party
The FMLN, Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front or Frente Farabundo Marti para la Liberación Nacional, is the only left-wing political party of El Salvador. The FMLN, until February 28th, 2021, was one of the two main political parties in El Salvador. This political party was created in 1980; at that time, the organization’s main objective … Read more
El Salvador Legislative Assembly. 2021 to 2024 legislative period.
El Salvador Legislative Assembly is one of the three branches of government in El Salvadoran. The Legislative body is made up of 84 deputies that serve a three-year term. All the deputies are elected by direct popular vote and are eligible for unlimited reelection. Western Zone legislators or Diputados. Santa Ana (7) NI (5) ARENA … Read more
GANA El Salvador. Grand Alliance for National Unity, political party.
Grand Alliance for National Unity, GANA is a right-wing Salvadoran political party established in May 2010. The party was created by ex-members of the right-wing political party ARENA. GANA is the official party of President Nayib Bukele. After the February 28th, 2021 legislative elections, GANA is the second influential political party at the Legislative Assembly. … Read more