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The Baroness Shields OBE

Life peer


The Baroness Shields OBE was born Joanna Shields on 12 July 1962 , and is a Conservative Life peer sitting in the House of Lords since 16 September 2014.


In the past, Baroness Shields has held the position of Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Home Office) (Internet Safety and Security) (Unpaid) (2015 to 2017), Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Culture, Media and Sport) (Internet Safety and Security) (Unpaid) (2015 to 2016) in government.

Focus Areas

Baroness Shields has the following focus areas :
Policy Interests - To make the internet safer by tackling online child abuse, exploitation and access to harmful content. To help combat online radicalisation and counter extremism and to promote informed digital citizenship.

You can contact Baroness Shields in the following ways:


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW

Phone : 020 7219 5353

Email : ministerforinternetsafety@culture.gov.uk