|Founded||26 September 1999|
Serb ethnic interests
|European affiliation||European People's Party (observer)|
|International affiliation||International Democrat Union (observer)|
|House of Representatives|
2 / 42
|House of Peoples|
0 / 15
|RS National Assembly|
8 / 83
The Party of Democratic Progress (Serbian Cyrillic: Партија демократског прогреса (ПДП) РС / Serbian Latin: Partija demokratskog progresa (PDP) RS) is a centre-right Serb political party in Bosnia and Herzegovina founded on 26 September 1999. It is the third-largest party in Republika Srpska entity.
PDP was established in Banja Luka on 26 September 1999. During the founding assembly, Mladen Ivanić was elected as the president of the party, while Branko Dokić and Zoran Đerić were elected as vice presidents. On 28 November 2015, Ivanić left the position of president after 16 years, after which Branislav Borenović became the new president of PDP.
In terms of bilateral cooperation with other European parties, PDP maintains strong links with the Conservative Party (UK), Moderate Party (Sweden), Christian Democratic Union (Germany), SDKU (Slovakia), Austrian People's Party, New Democracy (Greece) and Democratic Party of Serbia from Serbia.
|Year||Popular vote||% of popular vote||# of seats||±||Government|
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8 / 83
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Major positions held by Party of Democratic Progress members:
|Member of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina||Years|
|Chairman of the Council of Ministers
of Bosnia and Herzegovina
|Prime Minister of Republika Srpska||Years|
|Mayor of Banja Luka||Years|
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