The article is based on research on Non-formal Education and Civil Society that was supported under a joint agreement between the British Academy and the Russian Academy of Sciences.
The whole article can be downloaded as a PDF file.
Published in British Academy Review, Issue 21 (January 2013).
Mark Duffield is Professor Emeritus, Global Insecurities
Centre, University of Bristol. He is currently heading a
research project on risk management among aid agencies
working in the challenging environments of Southern
Sudan and Afghanistan. A panel discussion on ‘How did we become unprepared?
Emergency and resilience in an uncertain world’ was held
at the British Academy on 7 November 2012.
This ‘From the Archive’ article describes the role of Charles Wakefield as a benefactor of the British Academy, in particular in helping the Academy in moving into its first permanent home - in Burlington Gardens - in 1928.