Member of the House of Lords
House of Lords
GB - SW1A 0PW - London
Working language: English
24/01/2023 | 18:56:17 Thank you, Madam Chair. I would like to begin by expressing my appreciation to the rapporteur for the very considerable task that has been undertaken here. The report and many speakers this evening refer to the need for us to restate our commitment to democracy, human rights and the rule of law, but I pause to notice that during the past two years, we have produced at least seven reports that restate our commitments to democracy, human rights and the rule of law. For the purposes of a Summit... 12/10/2022 | 18:40:36 Thank you, Mister Vice-President. In addressing this matter I'll make particular reference to the second report on pushback. Members, Following the Treaty of Westphalia in 1648, international law came to recognise the territorial integrity of state borders, and the absolute right of a nation state to protect those borders. Of course, in more recent times the international community recognised the need to mitigate the implications of that fundamental right. That developed what became the UN...
25/04/2023 | Doc. 15749 | Motion for a resolution Call for a change on rules relating to gender quota 01/02/2023 | Doc. 15705 | Motion for a resolution The Iranian regime’s murderous suppression, and the need to declare the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) a terrorist organisation 26/01/2023 | Doc. 15694 | Motion for a resolution Repeated attacks on police, firefighters and medical staff: a call for urgent action to restore law and order 27/06/2022 | Doc. 15582 | Motion for a resolution Attempts to change the International Health Regulations of the World Health Organization might violate human rights 27/06/2022 | Doc. 15578 | Motion for a resolution Systematic large-scale persecution against anti-war protesters in the Russian Federation
25/04/2023 | Doc. 15741, vote on the draft text for resolution European Convention on Human Rights and national constitutions 25/01/2023 | Doc. 15674, vote on the draft text for resolution Environmental impact of armed conflicts 25/01/2023 | Doc. 15674, vote on the draft text for recommendation Environmental impact of armed conflicts 26/01/2022 | Doc. 15443, vote on the draft text for resolution Challenge, on substantive grounds, of the still unratified credentials of the parliamentary delegation of the Russian Federation