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FWCC Climate Emergency Fund to launch

The World Office is very frequently contacted by Friends – often people well known to us who have for example served on committees – who…

Contents list for World Quaker Songbook Published

The contents of the 2024 World Quaker Songbook have been agreed. The selection has been made by the worship working group of the 2024 World…

World Plenary Meeting / Reunión Plenaria Mundial

Online places are still open for the FWCC World Plenary. All onsite places are booked, but online registration is still open until 30th June. Please…

George Fox’s 400th Birthday

Video: Who was George Fox? Watch this video from the Quaker Tapestry museum to find out Celebrations for the 400th anniversary of the birth of…

FWCC acquires permissions to publish the Ballad of George Fox

  FWCC has acquired the permissions to publish the words to the Ballad of George Fox in his 400th birthday year.  Also known as There’s…

Review of the year

Thank you so much for being a supporter of FWCC, as we act on our mission to bring Friends of varying traditions and cultural experiences…

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…