Baroness Falkner of Margravine

Liberal Democrat Peer

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Recent appearances

  • UCAS End of Cycle Report 2019 - Question 8 Sep 2020

    My Lords, the Minister will know of the National Education Opportunities Network’s work in widening participation and outreach. Last year it found that less than 40% of universities were doing outreach with white males and less than 12% with white females. Will he please have a look at what the problem is there, in the light of his comments about access and participation? It is clearly not...
  • Aid Impact - Question 3 Sep 2020

    My Lords, I welcome the review. It is extremely timely, given the merger of the two departments. However, can the Minister confirm that the resources of ICAI will be strengthened? Surely three commissioners and a very small secretariat are not sufficient to provide the resources that the budget demands to provide assurance to Parliament and the public.
  • Global Human Rights Sanctions Regulations 2020 - Motion to Approve 29 Jul 2020

    [Inaudible.]—a gruelling session since we came back at Easter. Before I turn to my brief remarks, I declare my membership of the Bank of England’s Enforcement Decision Making Committee and put on record that my remarks are entirely personal and have no relation to the work of the committee. Like other noble Lords, I welcome these regulations and I am pleased that we have finally got here....

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Profile

Liberal Democrat Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 15 June 2004

Positions held at time of appointment: Chief Executive, Students Partnership Worldwide. (from Number 10 press release)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Procedure and Privileges Committee (1 Jul 2019 to 29 Oct 2019)
  • Member, National Security Strategy (Joint Committee) (3 Dec 2015 to 27 Apr 2017)
  • Chair, EU Financial Affairs Sub-Committee (12 Jun 2015 to 2 Jul 2019)
  • Chair, EU Financial Affairs Sub-Committee (12 Jun 2015 to 2 Jul 2019)
  • Member, European Union Committee (8 Jun 2015 to 15 Jul 2019)
  • Member, National Security Strategy (Joint Committee) (12 Jun 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Constitution Committee (22 Jun 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Intergovernmental Organisations Committee (15 Nov 2007 to 7 Jul 2008)
  • Spokesperson in the Lords, Home Affairs (25 Oct 2007 to 8 Jan 2009)
  • Spokesperson in the Lords, Children, Schools and Families (27 Jul 2007 to 25 Oct 2007)
  • Spokesperson in the Lords (Communities & Local Government), Department for Communities and Local Government (2 Aug 2006 to 10 Jan 2007)
  • Member, Draft Legal Services Bill (Joint Committee) (23 May 2006 to 25 Jul 2006)
  • Spokesperson in the Lords (Communities & Local Government), Office of the Deputy Prime Minister (1 Jun 2005 to 2 Aug 2006)
  • Member, EU Sub-Committee C - Foreign Affairs, Defence and Development Policy (24 May 2005 to 8 Nov 2006)
  • Spokesperson in the Lords, Home Affairs (22 Feb 2005 to 1 Jun 2005)
  • Member, Human Rights (Joint Committee) (30 Nov 2004 to 6 May 2010)

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