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Quakers and ubuntu

  Most of the world’s Quakers live in Africa. It is also the continent with the largest number of Christians in the world. The 2024…

Young Adult Friends at the Asia West Pacific Section gathering, 2023

Global Young Adult Friends Gathering Announced

A gathering for Young Adult Friends from around the world has been announced, to take place from 1 – 5 August 2024, immediately before the…

Consultation on Future Directions Launched

The Friends World Committee for Consultation has launched a consultation on its proposed direction following next year’s World Plenary Meeting in South Africa. Rooted in…

Asia West Pacific Section gathering

Registrations are open for the Asia West Pacific Section Meeting, which will take place in Hong Kong from 19 – 23 October. As the last…

75th Anniversary of the Quaker United Nations Office

2023 marks 75 years since the Quakers United Nations Office (QUNO) was founded in 1948. QUNO speaks in the name of FWCC at the United…

Europe and Middle East Section Meeting

A new video has been created about the FWCC Europe and Middle East Section meeting, which took place at the Woodbrooke Quaker study centre in…

Section of the Americas Meeting

From March 23-26 2023 Friends from the Section of Americas came together for their first ever Section meeting in hybrid form. More than 100 Friends…

Global fundraising campaign

In August 2024, the World Plenary Meeting will take place in South Africa and online for people from every country to worship together, build connections…

Water Filter Project in Bohol, Philippines

In light of continuing effects of cyclone damage in The Philippines, the Asia West Pacific Section has been able to direct funds to a much-needed…

Young Adult Friends Development Fund re-opened

The Young Adult Friends Development Fund (formerly the Youth Pilgrimage fund) has re-opened, following a period on hold during the pandemic restrictions. Already in 2023…