Welcome to FWCC

The purpose of FWCC is to encourage fellowship and understanding among all the branches of the Religious Society of Friends.

FWCC brings Quakers together in multiple ways to celebrate God in our lives, to gather the Quaker voice, build networks to address issues of our time, and to unite Friends within our diversity.

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Nuclear weapons talks “a glimmer of light and hope”

The Friends World Committee for Consultation has joined with 139 other faith organisations in welcoming the first Meeting of States Parties to the Treaty on…

George Fox’s 400th Birthday

Planning for George Fox’s 400th Birthday “I was born in the month called July in the year 1624, at Drayton-in-the-Clay in Leicestershire”  – From the…

World Quaker Day 2022

World Quaker Day will take place on 2 October 2022 with the theme Becoming the Quakers the World Needs. World Quaker Day is an annual…

Quakers press for climate action at IPCC negotiations

Quakers have made a number of interventions calling for urgent, fair and transformative climate action to transform root causes driving climate change at the latest…

Quakers call for guns to be kept out of the hands of children

The Friends World Committee has called on the UN for guns to be kept out of the hands of children. Delivering the message on behalf…

Christians Say No War

Christians around the world have spoken out against the invasion of Ukraine. Here are just some of their statements, in Russian, Ukrainian and English. To…