Simple python parser for our files

import csv

path = "test.pb"  # set this variable

with open(path, 'r', newline='', encoding="utf-8") as csvfile:
    meta = {}
    projects = {}
    votes = {}
    section = ""
    header = []
    reader = csv.reader(csvfile, delimiter=';')
    for row in reader:
        if str(row[0]).strip().lower() in ["meta", "projects", "votes"]:
            section = str(row[0]).strip().lower()
            header = next(reader)
        elif section == "meta":
            meta[row[0]] = row[1].strip()
        elif section == "projects":
            projects[row[0]] = {}
            for it, key in enumerate(header[1:]):
                projects[row[0]][key.strip()] = row[it+1].strip()
        elif section == "votes":
            votes[row[0]] = {}
            for it, key in enumerate(header[1:]):
                votes[row[0]][key.strip()] = row[it+1].strip()