Lord Alderdice

Lord Alderdice

Full title

The Lord Alderdice


John Alderdice


Liberal Democrat

Joined the Lords

8 October 1996

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 5353
Fax: 020 7219 5979


UK Parliament

Committee House Date
Mental Capacity Act 2005 Committee Lords 2013-14
Sub-Committee I Lords 2010-11
Liaison Committee (L) Lords 2010-14
House Committee (L) Lords 2010-14
Procedure Committee (L) Lords 2002-05

Register of Interests

  • 1: Directorships

    • President, ARTIS (Europe) Ltd (research and risk modelling, including psychology of terrorism and political violence; notional remuneration)
    • Chairman and Director, Centre for Democracy and Peace Building (company limited by guarantee, based in Northern Ireland; remuneration is notional)
  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Retired Consultant Psychiatrist
    • Occasional speeches, lectures and broadcasts
    • Member, UK Committee on Standards in Public Life
  • 4: Shareholdings (a)

    • ARTIS (Europe) Ltd
  • 7: Overseas visits

    • Visit to Qatar, 29 September – 2 October 2013, with a delegation of UK, Irish and EU Parliamentarians, to meet the Prime Minister and Interior Minister, the Foreign Minister and various Government officials, journalists and others; cost of travel met by Centre for European Palestinian Relations (CEPR); cost of meals and accommodation met by Qatari Government
    • Visit to Qatar, 11-15 May 2014, to attend the 14th Doha Forum, an international conference sponsored by the Government of Qatar; cost of travel, meals and accommodation met by Government of Qatar
    • Visit to Helsinki, 2-3 June 2014, to attend Helsinki Policy Forum, an international meeting on Middle East issues: cost of travel, meals and accommodation met by Forward Thinking, a registered UK charity
  • 10: Non-financial interests (b)

    • Senior Research Fellow, Harris Manchester College, University of Oxford
    • Research Associate in the School of Anthropology and Museum Ethnography, University of Oxford
    • Director, Centre for the Resolution of Intractable Conflict (CRIC), Harris Manchester College, University of Oxford
    • Research Associate in the Centre for International Studies, Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Oxford
  • 10: Non-financial interests (d)

    • Trustee, National Liberal Club
    • Chairman of Trustees, National Liberal Club
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • President, Westminster Pastoral Foundation
    • Senior Adviser, Conflicts Forum
    • Adviser, Oxford Research Group
    • Member, Advisory Board, Centre for Reform
    • Chairman, World Federation of Scientists' Permanent Monitoring Panel on Motivation for Terrorism
    • Trustee, Methuen Trust, Corsham
    • Co-Chairman, International Dialogue Initiative
    • Trustee, Liberal Party Supplementary Pension Fund
    • Vice Chairman, Gulf Policy Forum
    • Member, Board of Trustees, The Climate Parliament (registered charity)