Baroness D'Souza

Baroness D'Souza

Full title

The Rt Hon. the Baroness D'Souza CMG

Name

Frances D'Souza

Party/group

Non-affiliated

Joined the Lords

1 July 2004

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 6444; Fax: 020 7219 2075
lordspeaker@parliament.uk

Biography

UK Parliament

Post Date
Lord Speaker 2011-
Committee House Date
Sub-Committee on Leave of Absence Lords 2011-11
Joint Committee on Security Lords 2008-11
Privileges and Conduct, Committee for (L) Lords 2007-11
Liaison Committee (L) Lords 2007-11
Administration and Works Committee (L) Lords 2007-11
House Committee (L) (Chairman) Lords 2011-
House Committee (L) Lords 2007-
Selection, Committee of (L) Lords 2007-11
Accommodation Steering Group Lords 2007-11
Procedure Committee (L) Lords 2005-
EU Sub-Committee F - Home Affairs Lords 2005-07
Freedom of Information Advisory Panel (L) Lords 2004-07

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Director Redress Trust 2003-06
Director Article 19 1989-98
Lecturer Oxford Brookes University 1977-79
Founder/Director Relief and Development Institute 1977-84
Part Time Lecturer LSE Anthropology 1974-81
Research Fellow Nuffield Institute of Comparative Medicine 1973-77

Member's focus

Policy
Asylum, immigration and nationality
Crime, civil law, justice and rights
Culture, media and sport
International affairs
UK
Cotswolds
The West Country
World
The Balkans
South and South East Asia
Sub-Saharan Africa
Western Europe

Register of Interests

  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • In receipt of salary as Lord Speaker of the House of Lords
  • 4: Shareholdings (b)

    • T Bailey TB Wise Investment Account
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • Joint President, Commonwealth Parliamentary Association, UK Branch
    • Joint President, British-American Parliamentary Group
    • Joint President, Industry and Parliament Trust
    • Joint President, Inter-Parliamentary Union, British Group
    • President, Police Service Parliamentary Scheme
    • Co-President, Hansard Society