Lectures

 

Review the Special Lectures in Hilary Term 2015:

  • The Rt Hon the Lord Woolf, former Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales
  • HE Mr Najib Mikati, former Prime Minister of Lebanon
  • Lord Phillips of Worth Matravers, former President of the Supreme Court and Sultan Azlan Shah Fellow
  • The Centre's Distinguished Visiting Lecturer Programme was inaugurated in 1993 by HRH The Prince of Wales on the occasion of his becoming Patron of the Centre. Distinguished Visiting Lecturers have included world figures from a variety of backgrounds and experience.

    Panel Discussion 2014
    The Elders

    "Conflict, Dialogue and Peace : Speaking Truth to Power"
    Panel discussion with The Elders
    Lectures 2013
    Vice President of India "Indentity and Citizenship"
    HE M. Hamid Ansari,
    Vice President of India
    Full Text
    Lectures 2011
    HE Dato' Seri Najib Tun Razak "Coalition of Moderates"
    HE Dato’ Seri Najib Tun Razak,
    Prime Minister of Malaysia
     HE Shaikh Hamad Bin Jassim Bin Jabr Al-Thani "Qatar's International Role: Priorities and Challenges"
    HE Shaikh Hamad Bin Jassim Bin Jabr Al-Thani,
    Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs,
    State of Qatar
    Lectures 2010
    Patron of the Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies "Islam and the Environment"
    HRH The Prince of Wales,
    Patron of the Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies
    Full Text
     HE Shaikh Hamad Bin Jassim Bin Jabr Al-Thani "The Islamic World, Democracy, and Development"
    HE Mr Abdullah Gül,
    The President of the Republic of Turkey
    Previous lectures have been given by:
    HRH The Prince of Wales "Islam and the West"
    HRH The Prince of Wales
    Patron of the Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies
    Full Text
    Mr Nelson Mandela "Renaissance and Renewal: Towards A New World Order"
    Mr Nelson Mandela
    President of the Republic of South Africa
    Full Text
    Syed Abul Hasan Ali Nadwi "Islam and Knowledge"
    Syed Abul Hasan Ali Nadwi
    Full Text
    Mr Kofi Annan "The Dialogue of Civilisations and the Need for a Global Ethic"
    Mr Kofi Annan
    Secretary-General of the United Nations
    Full Text
    HRH Prince Saud al-Faisal "Overcoming Disconnect"
    HRH Prince Saud al-Faisal
    Foreign Minister of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Full Text
    Dato' Seri Dr Mahathir bin Mohamad "Islam: The Misunderstood Religion"
    Dato' Seri Dr Mahathir bin Mohamad
    Prime Minister of Malaysia
    Full Text
    Mrs Sonia Gandhi "Conflict and Co-Existence In Our Age"
    Mrs Sonia Gandhi
    President of the Indian National Congress
    Full Text
    HE The Shaikh Al-Azhar "Dialogue between Religions"
    HE The Shaikh Al-Azhar
    Dato' Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi "Malaysia, Islam and the Wider World"
    Dato' Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi
    Prime Minister of Malaysia
    Full Text
    Mr Alija Izetbegovic "Bosnia on the Historical Border"
    Mr Alija Izetbegovic
    President of Bosnia & Herzegovina
    Full Text
    Mr Amr Mousa "The Road to Enhanced International Dialogue: An Arab Perspective"
    Mr Amr Moussa
    Secretary-General of the League of Arab States
    Full Text
    Rt Hon Jack Straw "Engagement with the Islamic World"
    The Rt Hon Jack Straw
    Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, UK
    Full Text
    Mr Chris Patten "Islam and the West - At the Crossroads"
    Mr Chris Patten
    European Commissioner for External Affairs and Chancellor of Oxford University
    Full Text
    Rt Hon Don McKinnon "Multilateralism and Multiculturalism"
    The Commonwealth in the Twenty-First Century
    Rt Hon Don McKinnon
    Commonwealth Secretary-General
    Full Text
    HE Mr. Koïchiro Matsuura "Globalization and Diversity"
    HE Mr. Koïchiro Matsuura
    Director-General, UNESCO
    Full Text
    Rt Hon Lord Ashdown "Bosnia, the Balkans, Europe and Islam"
    Rt Hon Lord Ashdown
    High Representative and EU Special Representative in Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Full Text
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