News from FWCC AWPS



FWCC Philippines Appeal
Support for the long term

The Friends World Committee for Consultation (FWCC) has launched an appeal for funds in the wake of the earthquake and typhoon that have struck the Philippines the letter
from Gretchen Castle, FWCC General Secretary &
Ronis Chapman, FWCC Asia-West Pacific Secretary

The October 2013 AWPS newsletter is now posted here. Articles and photos for the next Newsletter would be welcome.
Please send them to Ronis Chapman by Fri 8 Nov.


Environmental Action through Cultural Approach (A Report)

We of the Bohol Goodwill Volunteers Cooperation Circle (adult interfaith group now led by Ludwig Bon Quirog & Marjorie Angalot) and the Trust, Understanding, & Learning Among Youth (TULAY) Cooperation Circle (now led by Kristine Genita), with the help of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) learned through our previous project (the Coastal Clean Up Project) that the youth in the locality where we did the coastal clean up did not bother to help.

We also noticed that they were interested in the arts....



Recent AWPS Section Gathering Concluded

Reports from Manila 2011
can be found here

Down Town Manila


Young Friends Concluded

Epistle from Young Friends
7-9 April 2011
in Manila


The trauma of the long civil war in Sri Lanka requires active steps for healing. This should be approached through strengthening the justice system, as well as through some form of truth/reconciliation process. People from outside Sri Lanka could offer support for these moves. Contributions to this discussion may be forwarded to David Purnell


Hindi Section now operational

We now have our content in Hindi Translation - the Advices and Queries. Click here to see it. We are adding newsletters and other items to this in future so please keep checking back.


World Office  |   Africa Section  |   Americas Section  |   Europe & Middle East Section