The Coalition for Life and Family or Coalition for Life and Family (en, CPVF) is a European political party that is particularly opposed to abortion and promotes traditional family values, they are against homosexuality . In 2017, the party requested recognition by the European Parliament and the political party funding this.   This was granted for the year 2017, as the party had eight members of national and regional parliaments (required: seven) from seven different countries (required: seven).
The main activity of the CPVF is conducted by the French Civitas organization . Civitas HAS ACTED as a party since April 2016.  Civitas can be categorized as arch-conservative Catholic   nationalist ,  and far-right .     The party is close to the Society of Saint Pius X .  The party chairman is the Belgian Alain Escada , who is also chairman of Civitas. Civitas member François-Xavier Peronis the co-founder of CPVF. In France, Civitas and Escada cooperate with the convicted holocaust denier Jean-Marie Pen and the Party of France . 
CPVF has no members in the European Parliament, but members in the national and regional parliaments of Austria , Greece , Italy , Latvia , Lithuania , Poland , Spain and Slovakia . Surprisingly, CPVF’s Latvian member, Mihails Zemļinskis is a member of the Social Democratic Party “Harmony” , while this party’s only member of European Parliament, Andrejs Mamikins , sits with the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats Group.
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