Navnit DHOLAKIA

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1937-03-04
Education Home Sch and Inst of Science Bhavnagar Gujarat, Brighton Tech Coll
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Style The Rt Hon the Lord Dholakia, OBE, DL
Career med lab technician 1960-66, devpt offr Nat Ctee for Commonwealth Immigrants 1966-68 (sr devpt offr 1968-74, princ offr and sec 1974-76), with Cmmn for Racial Equality 1976-94; previous appts with: Police Complaints Cmmn, Ethnic Minority Advsy Ctee of the Judicial Studies Bd, Lord Carlisle's Ctee of the Parole Ststems Review; chm Brighton Young Liberals 1959-62, chm Brighton Liberal Assoc 1962-64, memb (Lib) Brighton CBC 1961-64; sits as Lib Dem peer House of Lords, communities spokesman, memb House of Lords Appointments Cmmn, pres Lib Dems 2000-04; pres: NACRO 2003- (chm 1998-2003, chm Race Issues Advsy Ctee), Friends Circle Int; vice-pres The Family Welfare Assoc; memb Cncl: Save the Children Fund 1992-98, Howard League for Penal Reform 1992-2002, Indian Jewish Assoc UK, Cmmn on the Future of Multi-Ethnic Britain, The Caine Prize for African Writing; memb: Editorial Bd Howard Jl, Mannheim Centre for Criminology and Criminal Justice LSE, Home Sec's Race Forum; memb Advsy Bd: Centre for Reform, Human Rights Act Research Unit, Centre for Ethnic Minority Studies Royal Holloway Univ of London, Int Trade & Law Inst; tstee: The Ghandi Tst, Dr L M Singhvi Fndn, Police Fndn, The Apex Tst, British Empire and Cwlth Museum Bristol, Shrimati Pushpa Wati Loomba Meml Tst, Br Indian Golden Jubilee Fund, Pallant House Gallery Chichester; patron and vice-patron of numerous charities; govr Commonwealth Inst 1998-2005; assoc RPS Rainer; former magistrate and memb Bd of Visitors HM Prison Lewes; Asian Who's Who Int Asian of the Year Award 2000, Pravasi Bharatiya Sanman Award 2003; Hon LLD: Univ of Herts 2009, Univ of York 2010, E London Univ 2010
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