Lord Alton of Liverpool

Lord Alton of Liverpool's full title is The Lord Alton of Liverpool. His name is David Patrick Paul Alton, and he is a current member of the House of Lords.

Registered Interests

Registered Interests for Lord Alton of Liverpool.

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Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

  • Occasional income from journalism, writing, talks and speeches

Category 6: Sponsorship

  • Occasional research assistance is provided by the Right To Life Charitable Trust and CARE on a pro bono basis

Category 7: Overseas visits

  • Visit to Washington D.C., USA, 28-30 June 2022, to participate in International Religious Freedom Summit; travel and accommodation was provided by conference organisers, International Religious Freedom Roundtable
  • Visit to Washington D.C., USA, 12-14 September 2022, to attend summit organised by Inter-Parliamentary Alliance on China to meet with member legislators from 30 countries; travel, subsistence and accommodation were jointly funded by International Republican Institute and National Democratic Institute
  • Visit to Republic of Korea, 9-13 February 2023, to deliver speech on human rights at National Assembly, hosted by Ministry of Reunification; accommodation, travel and honorarium provided by Credo (human rights NGO)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)

  • Director and Trustee, Living and Dying Well (not for profit company)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)

  • Advisory Committee, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine
  • Fellow, Liverpool John Moores University Roscoe Foundation for Citizenship
  • Visiting Professor, Liverpool Hope University
  • Member, International Advisory Board on Freedom of Religion or Belief, University of Notre Dame, Indiana, USA

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

  • Trustee, Arise Foundation (supports grass-roots initiatives to counter human trafficking) (interest ceased 1 December 2022)
  • Member, Sages Group on North Korean Human Rights (consisting of human rights experts)