Crispin Tickell

Sir Crispin Tickell, GCMG, KCVO, MA (Oxon), DSc (Hon.) (Cranfield), FRSGS (Hon.), FRIBA (Hon.), FZS, FRI (Hon.), FCIWEM (Hon.) has held numerous posts as British diplomat, environmentalist, and academic. Main current appointments include: Director of the Policy Foresight Programme at the 21st Century School, Oxford University, since 2006; Chairman of the Trustees of the St Andrew's Prize for the Environment since 1998; and Advisor at Large to the President of Arizona State University since 2004. For further details, visit


Sir Crispin Tickell Abstract | Short biography Figure 1-2: Sir Crispin Tickell presenting his lecture in the "1001 Inventions" conference. © FSTC 2010. Recently, we have become better aware of the Islamic role in European scientific and...
By Sir Crispin Tickell* Figure 1: Sir Crispin Tickell presenting his lecture during the meeting. The environment is the heritage of us all, and this has long been recognized in Islam. As has been well understood, notably in China, there...