X
Dear User,
On May 25, 2018, Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of April 27, 2016 (General Data Protection Regulation) came into force. We encourage you to familiarise yourself with information about the processing of personal data on the PolskieRadio.pl website.
1.The Data Administrator is Polish Radio S.A., based at 77/85 Niepodległości Ave., 00-977, Warsaw.
2.On issues regarding your data, please contact the Data Protection Officer, e-mail: iod@polskieradio.pl, tel. 22 645 34 03.
3.Personal data may be processed for marketing purposes based on consent.
4.Personal data may be shared solely for the purpose of proper implementation of services defined in the privacy policy.
5.Personal data will not be transferred outside the European Economic Area or to an international organisation.
6.Personal data will be stored for 5 years after an account is deactivated, in accordance with the law.
7.You have the right to access your personal data, correct it, to have it moved or deleted, or to limit its processing.
8.You have the right to object to further processing, and in the case of voicing consent to the processing of personal data, you have the right to withdraw your consent. The exercise of the right to withdraw consent does not affect any processing that has already taken place.
9.You have the right to lodge a complaint with the supervisory authority.
10.Polish Radio S.A. declares that no automated decisions are made when personal data is processed, and that profiling is not used.
For more information on this subject, please read our personal data and privacy policy.
I UNDERSTAND
English Section

Polish opposition party to pick presidential contender

14.12.2019 08:00
Poland’s opposition Civic Platform party was on Saturday expected to pick its candidate to run in the country’s presidential election next year.
Małgorzata Kidawa-Błońska
Małgorzata Kidawa-Błońska PAP/Paweł Supernak

The Civic Platform, which is Poland’s biggest opposition grouping, has been holding a primary election within its own ranks to select a contender.

Many commentators have said that the favourite within the party is deputy parliamentary Speaker Małgorzata Kidawa-Błońska, who has presented herself as a moderate, conciliatory figure able to reach out to voters from across Poland’s bitterly divided political landscape.

Kidawa-Błońska is being challenged for the nomination by the mayor of the western city of Poznań, Jacek Jaśkowiak.

The Civic Platform is expected to select its candidate at a national convention in Warsaw on Saturday attended by some 700 delegates, including deputies, senators, members of the European Parliament and local activists.

Meanwhile, Poland’s ruling conservatives last month reaffirmed their support for incumbent President Andrzej Duda, who is expected to seek re-election in May.

Ex-European Council President Donald Tusk, a former Polish prime minister, has previously declared he would not run for president next year.

(pk)