The Friends World Committee for Consultation encourages fellowship and understanding among all the branches of the Religious Society of Friends.

We bring 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.


George Fox’s 400th Birthday

Celebrations for the 400th anniversary of the birth of Quaker co-founder George Fox will take place throughout 2024. Many of these events can be joined…

World Plenary Meeting / Reunión Plenaria Mundial

Registrations are open for the FWCC World Plenary. All Yearly Meetings associated with FWCC are invited to send nominees, as are nominees of partner groups….

Quaker organizations call for a ceasefire in Israel-Palestine

Friends World Committee for Consultation has joined Quaker agencies, humanitarian charities, Jewish and Muslim peace groups and Christian leaders in the Middle East, in calling…

QPN representative Hezron Masitsa - a black African man with glasses and a white shirt

Quaker Peace Network (QPN) Africa Gathering, 2023

From 19 – 22 October 2023 Friends from Burundi, the DRC, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Norway, South Africa, Rwanda, Uganda and Zimbabwe met in Bujumbura, Burundi…

Friends at Asia West Pacific Section Gathering 2023

Epistle of Asia West Pacific Section Gathering

From 19 – 23 October 2023 Friends from Korea, Japan, Hong Kong, Nepal, India, the Philippines, Australia, and Aotearoa New Zealand, met on Cheung Chau…

World Quaker Day 2023

The theme for World Quaker Day 2023 was Living the Spirit of Ubuntu: Responding with Hope to God’s Call to Cherish Creation and one-another. Quakers…