Talking to terrorists

Thu 15 Sep 2016, 18:00 - 19:15

The British Academy, 10-11 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AH

Event ended

Jonathan Powell discussed his ten years as Chief of Staff to the Prime Minister, Tony Blair, from 1997 – 2007 and his role as chief negotiator on the Northern Ireland peace process. Since then he has set up Inter-Mediate, a charity that promotes conflict resolution and reconciliation around the world. He will highlight the challenges of talking to terrorists around the world, most recently in Colombia. 

Jonathan Powell Director and Founder, Inter-Mediate and author of Talking to terrorists 

Chaired by:
Professor Richard English FBA MRIA FRSE Queen’s University Belfast.

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