SOAS University of London

Centre for International Studies and Diplomacy

Ms Isabel Hilton OBE

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Isabel Hilton
Centre for International Studies and Diplomacy (CISD)

Research Associate

Ms Isabel Hilton OBE


Isabel Hilton is a London based writer and broadcaster. She is founder and editor of chinadialogue, an independent, non-profit organization based in London, Beijing and San Francisco. She has reported from China, South Asia, Latin America, Africa, the Middle East and Europe and has written and presented several documentaries for BBC radio and television. Before founding chinadialogue she was a writer and/or editor for a number of newspapers, including the Sunday Times, the Independent and the Guardian. She has authored and co-authored several books and holds honorary doctorates from Bradford and Stirling Universities.