Record Details

NGOBeckley Foundation

Beckley Park, Oxford. OX3 9SY

Telephone+44 (0) 1865 351 209
Background Information

The Beckley Foundation was founded in 1998 by Amanda Feilding, Lady Neidpath in order to investigate consciousness and its changing states from a multidisciplinary perspective, provide practical information to help optimise health and well being, understand psychedelic research and cerebral circulation (its Science Programme) and to reduce the harms associated with both the misuse of drugs and the global policies that aim to control them (its Drug Policy Programme). The Foundation conducts international research, writes academic papers, and hosts seminars to enable an informed debate and intellectually robust policy decisions in these areas (source:; DANGO questionnaire)

Year Created1998
Other Names / Antecedent Bodies

Foundation to Further Consciousness (1996-1998)

Related Organisations

In 2004, The Beckley Foundation initiated the International Drug Policy Consortium ( and the International Society for the Study of Drug Policy ( These affiliated institutions have extended the work of the Beckley Foundation Drug Policy Programme, as a global network of NGOs and professional networks that come together to promote objective and open debate on drug policy issues at the national and international level (source: DANGO questionnaire)

KeywordsScience and scientific research; Think tanks & research organisations.
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