Webinar: Quakers Coming Together to Care for the Earth

Throughout 2018 several public Friends came together via video conference calls and one face-to-face meeting to discuss what we as Quakers are called to do about the interlocking ecological issues affecting all of creation. Participants of this group include Friends across the Quaker spectrum including those affiliated with Friends World Committee for Consultation (FWCC), Evangelical … Read more…

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Central Executive Committee (CEC) of FWCC is meeting from 17 to 22 June 2019

The Central Executive Committee (CEC) of the Friends World Committee for Consultation is scheduled to hold its next in-person meeting 17 to 22 June 2019, at Camp NeeKauNis (under the care of Canadian Yearly Meeting) near Toronto, Canada. The agenda includes: Strategic planning for the future Sustainability programme review and planning ahead Young Adult Friends … Read more…

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Quaker United Nations Summer School 2018

The application period for the Quaker United Nations Summer School is now OPEN. The deadline for applications is 2 January 2019. The Quaker United Nations Summer School provides the opportunity for a group of 25 young people to come together to learn more about Quaker work at the international level, and to witness the United … Read more…

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FWCC joins Multi-Faith ‘Living the Change’ sustainable living initiative, representing Quakers worldwide

FWCC is working in partnership with a global community of religious and spiritual institutions including Interfaith, Baha’i, Buddhist, Catholic, Evangelical, Protestant, Hindu, Jewish and Muslim networks, and sustainable consumption experts, to champion sustainable living. ‘Living the Change’ was initiated at the UN Climate Conference in 2017 by the US-based multi-faith organisation, GreenFaith. As people of faith, many Quakers are … Read more…

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