Events

FWCC coordinates the annual World Quaker Day, organises in-person World Plenary Meetings and hosts regular online events. Have a look at our upcoming events below, or get in touch if you would like to discuss ideas for future events with FWCC.

World Quaker Day, 2021

We will be celebrating World Quaker Day on October 3, 2021.  Our theme: Resilience and hope: drawing strength from our Quaker faith. Every year across our churches, meetings, countries, and sections, we feel the power of God connecting us into a faithful family. We celebrate all expressions of Quaker worship!

Understanding food security: What does it mean to you? 

Session title: Understanding food security: What does it mean to you?  Session Blurb: What does food security mean to you?  The United Nations recognises food security as having physical, social and economic access at all times to sufficient, safe and nutritious food. What does this mean to you and fellow Friends around the world? For ... Read more

Young Quaker COP26 Sharing Event

This online event brings together a number of young Quakers from around the world to share what is happening in their countries and their hopes for the future. We will hear from Young Quakers in Bolivia, Burundi, the Philippines and the USA, many of whom have direct experience of climate breakdown in their region such ... Read more

COP26: Quaker perspectives on the negotiations so far

Online

During this online event, we heard reflections on the UN climate negotiations from Lindsey Fielder Cook, Representative for Climate Change at the Quaker UN Office in Geneva, and Olivia Hanks, Programme Manager – Economics and Sustainability at Quakers in Britain. WATCH RECORDING HERE