Host, BBC World Service's "The Forum"
Bridget Kendall is a BBC diplomatic correspondent, covering major international developments. She is also host of "The Forum," the flagship ideas program for the BBC World Service. Her awards include the James Cameron Award for distinguished journalism and an MBE (Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire) from Queen Elizabeth II. She is an honorary fellow of the University of Oxford’s Saint Antony’s College. She is a trustee of Asia House and a visiting professor of journalism at Lincoln University.