BBC World Service Forum

The Forum goes out on the BBC World Service which reaches 180 million worldwide each week, and is broadcast on the weekend. It lasts for forty minutes.

Every week the Forum show features world renowned thinkers as guests. Previous contributors include Nobel Prize laureates such as Martin Chalfie, Venki Ramakrishnan, Wangari Maathai, Amartya Sen, Elizabeth Blackburn, Elinor Ostrom, Harold Varmus and Frank Wilczek, and many other scientists, philosophers, novelists, artists and entrepreneurs. For more information, go to