Queen Mary University Mile End Institute Women’s Peace Congress

Baroness Berridge was invited to speak at a dynamic round-table event at Queen Mary University’s Mile End Institute. The Institute held a series of lectures to mark the centenary of the Women’s Peace Congress entitled ‘Women, Peace and Transnational Activism: A Century on.’ The leading question of the lecture was ‘Are Women’s Rights Human Rights?’ […]

‘Persecution of Christians in Iran’ Joint Report Launch

The Christians in Parliament All Party Parliamentary Group and the All Party Parliamentary Group for International Freedom of Religion or Belief launched a joint report titled ‘The Persecution of Christians in Iran’. Baroness Berridge and David Burrowes MP were also able to present the report to Iranian ‘Parliamentarians’ the day after the launch as they […]

Baroness Berridge Hosts students from Goizueta Business School, Emory University, USA

Baroness Berridge hosted a dinner at the House of Lords for Goizueta Business School Students from Emory University, USA. Baroness Berridge’s comments “It is always a privilege to host talented young people such as these Emory MBA students. Their questions to me were wide ranging, insightful and well informed.”

Celebrating the Magna Carta

As a working peer, Baroness Berridge had the privilege to attend the exhibition of the four copies of The Magna Carta in the Royal Gallery of the House of Lords. Baroness Berridge also spoke at the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association’s conference ‘From Magna Carta to Commonwealth Charter’ and led the panel discussion exploring the relationship between […]