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Chatham House, the Royal Institute of International Affairs, is an independent policy institute based in London. The institute is a world-leading source of independent analysis, informed debate and influential ideas on how to build a sustainably secure, prosperous and just world for all. This feed provides our latest podcast content

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Chatham House, the Royal Institute of International Affairs, is an independent policy institute based in London. The institute is a world-leading source of independent analysis, informed debate and influential ideas on how to build a sustainably secure, prosperous and just world for all. This feed provides our latest podcast content

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Great podcast, but you need to add subtitles to your episodes. While the live audience may have the benefit of Arabic or French translations, it's impossible to understand what's being said in the podcast. It would be fantastic if you could do this retroactively as well.

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11 Ratings
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0

Downloads don’t work

By Raysel - Dec 20 2017
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Sad.

Subtitles!!!

By Max G............ - Jul 25 2017
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Great podcast, but you need to add subtitles to your episodes. While the live audience may have the benefit of Arabic or French translations, it's impossible to understand what's being said in the podcast. It would be fantastic if you could do this retroactively as well.
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Chatham House podcast content

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Chatham House, the Royal Institute of International Affairs, is an independent policy institute based in London. The institute is a world-leading source of independent analysis, informed debate and influential ideas on how to build a sustainably secure, prosperous and just world for all. This feed provides our latest podcast content

Rank #1: Undercurrents: Episode 8 - Ronan Farrow on Diplomacy

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This week Agnes met up with Ronan Farrow to discuss the waning reputation of career diplomats, how foreign leaders should deal with the Trump administration, and how new technology is transforming the art of diplomacy.

May 16 2018

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Rank #2: China’s Dream: The Chinese Communist Party’s Culture, Resilience and Power

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Kerry Brown draws on his extensive research into contemporary China to unpick the source of the party’s strength and analyse the key foundational tenets of the The Communist Party of China (CPC).

Jan 31 2019

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Rank #3: The Militarization of the Black Sea After the Annexation of Crimea

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The panel explores the impact of new Russian dominance in the Black Sea region on the power dynamics between Russia, Ukraine and NATO.

Mar 13 2019

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Rank #4: Martin Wight Memorial Lecture: The Future of Think-Tanks

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Chatham House Director Dr Robin Niblett describes the principal challenges to the relevance and credibility of think-tanks today at a time of growing societal distrust of established institutions offering ‘expert’ views.

Nov 21 2018

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Rank #5: Jordan: Regime Survival and Politics Beyond the State

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Panellists explore how Jordan has sought to respond to recent challenges and look to the future to assess Jordan’s evolving position within the region and beyond.

Jun 25 2018

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Rank #6: Undercurrents: Episode 10 - Artificial Intelligence in International Affairs, and Women Drivers in Saudi Arabia

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Agnes discusses machine learning and AI regulation with Jacob Parakilas, while Ben tackles Saudi social reforms with Jane Kinninmont.

Jun 14 2018

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Rank #7: Egypt in 2018: Elections, Divisions and Suppression

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This panel reflects on the outcome of Egypt’s election results and considers the country’s future economic and political prospects in the election’s immediate aftermath.

Apr 08 2018

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Rank #8: Screening Room: This is Congo

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This is Congo provides an immersive and unfiltered look into this enduring conflict and the reality of life for those surviving within it.

Jun 03 2018

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Rank #9: Undercurrents: Episode 25 - The End of Liberal Foreign Policy, and the Legacy of the Paris Peace Conference

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This week Agnes and Ben interview two leading academics from the worlds of international relations and history.

Jan 31 2019

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Rank #10: Unfulfilled Ambitions: the State of Democracy in Africa

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Professor Emmanuel Gyimah-Boadi, the executive director of Afrobarometer, discusses insights from his organization’s public attitude surveys on democracy, governance and society.

Jun 03 2018

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Rank #11: Chatham House Forum: Is the West Losing its Power on the Global Stage?

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Professor Kishore Mahbubani presents the case that the West's centuries-old status as the centre of global wealth and power is coming to an end.

Apr 10 2018

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Rank #12: Undercurrents: Episode 22 - China's Belt and Road Initiative, and the Rise of National Populism

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Ben speaks with China expert Yu Jie about the country's flagship economic project, and Agnes discusses the concept of national populism with Matthew Goodwin.

Nov 22 2018

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Rank #13: Should the Super-Rich Pay for a Universal Basic Income?

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Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes argues that poverty can be alleviated and the middle class stabilized by a guaranteed income for a variety of working people, including students and unpaid caregivers.

Apr 09 2018

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Rank #14: Ten Conflicts to Watch in 2019

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Robert Malley and Patricia Lewis examine the International Crisis Group’s Ten Conflicts to Watch in 2019.

Jan 17 2019

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Rank #15: China and the Future of the International Order – Peace and Security

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In this podcast, Roderic Wye and Professor Rosemary Foot explore how China’s engagement with the UN is evolving in the areas of peace and security, looking in particular at the rise in China’s involvement in peacekeeping.

Feb 12 2019

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Rank #16: Iran's Revolution at 40

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What is next for Iran going forward and how has its domestic and international outlook shifted over the last four decades?

Feb 19 2019

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Rank #17: Empire in Retreat? The Future of the United States

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The panel examines the role of the United States on the world stage throughout history. It considers previous use of ‘America First’, the US pre-existing unease with the label ‘empire’ and past withdrawals from global leadership.

May 14 2018

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Rank #18: The Challenge of Ambition? Unlocking Climate Action and the Outcomes of COP24

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President Michal Kurtyka considers the extent to which the ambitious Katowice ‘rulebook’ can be unlocked and executed successfully.

Mar 01 2019

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Rank #19: Can Investment Prevent Conflict?

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Panellists consider the role of impact investment, which aims to deliver a measurable positive social or environmental change through targeted capital investment to address some of the world’s most pressing issues.

Nov 20 2018

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Rank #20: The United States in Afghanistan and Pakistan

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Steve Coll examines the prolonged military engagement and assesses the US’s overt and covert missions in this region almost 17 years after Bush’s ‘war on terror’ began.

Jul 08 2018

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Undercurrents: Episode 45 - Politics in Kazakhstan, and Youth Engagement in Politics

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This week Ben explores the political outlook in Kazakhstan with colleagues from the Russia and Eurasia Programme and discusses youth engagement as part of a new Chatham House project.

Feb 10 2020

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A Conversation With: Steven T Mnuchin, Secretary, US Treasury

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As part of the launch of Chatham House’s centenary celebrations for 2020, US Secretary of the Treasury Steven T Mnuchin reflects on the future of the global order.

Jan 25 2020

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Undercurrents: Episode 44 - The Iran Crisis, and Politics in Iraq

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In the aftermath of the assassination of Qassem Soleimani, commander of Iran's Quds special forces, Ben and Agnes speak to two experts about the background to the crisis.

Jan 23 2020

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Angola's Business Promise: Evaluating the Progress of Privatization and Other Economic Reforms

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Minister Nunes Júnior discusses the progress of the Angolan government’s economic stabilization plans and business reform agenda including the privatization of some state-owned enterprises.

Jan 21 2020

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Undercurrents: Episode 43 - The UK Election, and Svyatoslav Vakarchuk on the Future of Ukraine

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The team discuss the implications of the UK general election, and Ben meets Ukrainian opposition politician Svyatoslav Vakarchuk, founder of a new political party, Golos.

Dec 19 2019

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Undercurrents: Episode 42 - The US-China Tech War, and Spying in the Global South

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Ben takes a deep dive into the US-China economic competition over technology, and then discusses intelligence agencies in the Global South.

Dec 12 2019

54mins

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UK General Election 2019: Foreign Policy Implications

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On the eve of the UK general election, a group of senior Chatham House experts analyse a range of key foreign policy issues that will hinge on the election’s outcome.

Dec 11 2019

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Technology Diplomacy in the Digital Age

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The panel discusses the geopolitical implications of emerging technology-focused, digital or cyber diplomacy initiatives.

Dec 11 2019

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Who Runs the Internet: Internet Consolidation and Control

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The panel examines the risks of consolidation throughout the internet’s technology stack such as the impact on complex supply chains that support applications, including cloud provisions, ‘as a service’.

Dec 10 2019

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Challenges and Opportunities in the Fight Against Corruption

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Drawing on his experience in government, Rory Stewart shares his observations into the impact corruption can have on society.

Dec 09 2019

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Iceland and the Wellbeing Economy

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Katrín Jakobsdóttir, the prime minister of Iceland and 2019 Chatham House Prize nominee, shares insights into her government’s approach and her personal and political motivations for embarking on the wellbeing economy project.

Dec 03 2019

59mins

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Young and Male: Identity and Politics in Saudi Arabia

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This event seeks to analyse how young men within Saudi Arabia view their prospects and opportunities for education, work and socialization.

Nov 29 2019

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Undercurrents: Episode 41 - Personalized Political Advertising, and Climate Justice in Chile

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Featuring interviews on data-driven advertising in media and politics, and why Chile had to give up the COP25 climate conference.

Nov 29 2019

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Kazakhstan: Tested by Transition

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Central Asia’s wealthiest state has embarked on a bold experiment following the March 2019 decision by its founding father and long-standing ruler, Nursultan Nazarbayev, to resign from the presidency and initiate a managed political succession.

Nov 28 2019

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Simulation: The Implications of Drone Warfare

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Examining concerns raised by the use of armed drones, such as ethical and legal implications, and issues related to the decision-making processes for drones strikes, as well as to transparency and accountability of their operation.

Nov 28 2019

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Tackling Toxic Air Pollution in Cities

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In coordination with London Global Cancer Week partner organizations, this event outlines the evidence linking air pollution and cancer rates in London and other major cities.

Nov 27 2019

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Rethinking 'The Economic Consequences of the Peace'

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The panel discusses John Maynard Keynes, his book, and the controversy they have generated up to the present day.

Nov 25 2019

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Ukraine’s Reform Agenda: Shaping the Future

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Looking beyond electoral promises, Ukraine’s prime minister, Oleksiy Honcharuk, presents the plans and vision of the new government.

Nov 21 2019

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Human Rights Priorities: An Agenda for Equality and Social Justice

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Following just over one year in office, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet, outlines her ongoing priorities at a tumultuous time for fundamental rights protections worldwide.

Nov 19 2019

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Undercurrents: Episode 40 - Illicit Financial Flows, and Geopolitics in the Indo-Pacific

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Exploring how 'dark money' affects the global economy and democracy, and how countries in the Indo-Pacific region are dealing with the rise of China.

Nov 14 2019

49mins

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4
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Downloads don’t work

By Raysel - Dec 20 2017
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Sad.

Subtitles!!!

By Max G............ - Jul 25 2017
Read more
Great podcast, but you need to add subtitles to your episodes. While the live audience may have the benefit of Arabic or French translations, it's impossible to understand what's being said in the podcast. It would be fantastic if you could do this retroactively as well.