Videos & Media

I interviewed Ken Cloke, one of the world’s most influential mediators, for my new book on conflict resolution. In this interview, Ken shares his personal journey and timeless wisdom of how to transform conflicts on different scales, ranging from interpersonal to intergroup conflict:

https://insig.ht/YENCmoiwmlb?utm_source=copy_link&utm_medium=live_stream_share

If you are interested in more, you will also find Ken Cloke’s lecture at the UN below.


I am excited to start my journey on Insight Timer. Maria Sundell (Brain Observations) and I decided to share the podcast on compassion and empathy publicly on Insight Timer:

https://insighttimer.com/olgaklimecki


The recording of our public Medit-Ageing meeting is now available!! Including guest speaker James Kirby at 3.15 hours on compassion meditation in science and psychotherapy:

Online Public Meeting Recording:


talking at the Association for Conflict Resolution, Chicago:


arte snapchat on empathy in which I talk about the scientific side of things:

https://www.snapchat.com/discover/ARTE__E2_80_93_FAQ/3800485503


Our intervention at the UN (with Kenneth Cloke and Jeremy Lack) from April 2020 is available online:


A short overview of the Medit-Ageing/ Silver Santé study:


Touched by inspiring, shining, and wise young Londoners in 2012:


Talking about Empathy and Compassion in Society in London in 2012:


Discussing why conflict matters in Brussels:


Explaining the malleability of the empathic brain to school children in London in 2012:


Having the difficult task of lifting everyone’s mood after Axel Petermann described horrible crimes that shook me to the bone.


http://www.compassion-training.org/en/media/player.php?id=20

https://www.news.uliege.be/cms/c_9581351/fr/l-empathie-et-les-comportements-sociaux

PODCASTS

I had the great pleasure to discuss the relation between empathy, compassion, meditation and our brain plasticity with Maria Sundell:

https://www.listennotes.com/embedded/e/4e7ff9e333994721b301537f4c33b6a1/

AUDIO of talks

Jahrestagung der Arbeitsgemeinschaft Theologie der Spiritualität, Würzburg, Germany in 2021 (talk in German):

 

RADIO

http://avisdexperts.ch/experts/olga_klimecki

https://www.rts.ch/play/radio/cqfd/audio/les-couples-faches-aiment-la-mediation?id=11587621

TEXTS

Affective Science Newsletter 4 (3), 2015 on Role of Emotions in Peacebuilding and Conflict Resolution: http://www.affective-sciences.org/newsletter

Malleable Emotions

https://www.axapartners.de/node/56

ONLINE ARTICLES

https://www.sciencesetavenir.fr/sante/cerveau-et-psy/quand-les-scenes-de-menages-se-lisent-dans-le-cerveau_146368

Francois Bogacz’s research on the impact of mediation on couple conflict covered in the media:

https://digest.bps.org.uk/2020/12/08/mediation-may-help-couples-resolve-conflicts-better-than-one-on-one-discussion/

NETWORK

https://www.understandingothers.net