Chris Langdon is co-author of Thinking the Unthinkable and Director of Think Unthinkable Ltd. Chris teamed up with Nik in February 2015 “to do a few interviews.” They now have 25000 pages of interview transcripts.
He has worked extensively on facilitating political reform in SE Europe. He directed the Communicating Europe Programme for the European Stability Initiative, 2008-2010. As Associate Director of the Wilton Park Conference Centre, 1997-2008, Chris chaired over 50 high-level conferences; many focussing on the Western Balkans.
From 2010-2014, Chris was Managing Director of the Oxford Research Group (ORG) which focuses on conflict resolution and on challenging security policy orthodoxies.
He directed two documentary videos designed to facilitate change; ‘Bosnia Story’ and ‘Mitrovica, chronicle of a death foretold?’ For 18 years Chris was a TV producer for BBC News, ITN and APTN.
He is also Founder-Director of Reconciliation Through Film, a charity being established to develop new ways of using communications to help conflict resolution. Chris is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (RSA).
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Thinking the Unthinkable
Featuring Chris Langdon and Nik Gowing
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