Emma Nicholson

European Parliament; AMAR International Charitable Foundation

Bio

Baroness Nicholson was made a life peer in 1997, and serves in the British House of Lords, taking the Liberal Democrat Whip. She is a member of the European Parliament, where she is vice president of the Committee on Foreign Affairs and Member of the Subcommittee on Human Rights, among other responsibilities.Baroness Nicholson is the founder and chairman of AMAR International Charitable Foundation and also the patron of, or holds honorary positions in, over 50 charities.

Featured Work

OCT 30, 2004 Transcript

The Human Rights of the Sukan Al-ahwar (Marsh Arabs of Iraq)

According to Baroness Nicholson, the Saddam regime's crimes against the Marsh Arabs from 1991 to 2003 constitute an incontrovertible case of genocide, which is in its turn "...