World Quaker Day is an annual event to celebrate the diversity of global Quakerism and build connections to make our community stronger. This year, every Friends church or meeting is … Read more

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 first page of George Fox’s … Read more

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 Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change … Read more

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 of Quakers worldwide, QUNO Geneva … Read more

We grieve to see events in Ukraine, which have been described by many as a fratricidal (sibling killing sibling) war. Inspired by the many statements by churches on the conflict, … Read more

Friends World Committee for Consultation joins our Friends in Southern Africa in mourning and celebrating the life and witness of Desmond Mphilo Tutu. We share and uphold the following statement … Read more

The heads of seven international Quaker organisations met over three days from 6-8 December 2021. They shared ideas on Quaker concerns over climate justice, peacebuilding and dismantling institutional oppression. Epistle … Read more

On Friday 12 November 2021 FWCC signed the following statement by faith leaders calling for urgent action at COP26 Time is running out. As the COP26 negotiations reach a critical … Read more