Monthly Archives: March 2020

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Friends World Committee for Consultation (FWCC) Sustainability Conference 22 February 2020

By |2020-03-26T16:26:13+00:00March 26th, 2020|Climate Change and Sustainability, Crossing Cultures - Sharing Stories, Recent Events|

How does God call us to act?  An Online Conference with Friends Worldwide The conference was organised and hosted by the FWCC World Office in London and over 300 Friends from all over the world participated by zoom.  A group of Friends from Britain Yearly Meeting facilitated the conference, listened to the spoken ministry and [...]

Listening behind the noise: Quaker United Nations Office and the international climate change negotiations

By |2020-03-17T15:13:33+00:00March 17th, 2020|Climate Change and Sustainability, Crossing Cultures - Sharing Stories|

In 2011, QUNO began attending negotiation sessions at the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). This included talking with civil society and diplomatic communities to explore what role, if any, it could serve in supporting the process. Encouraged on various levels—including by a diplomat calling for Quaker support, having witnessed earlier QUNO work—it [...]

Would you like to work for FWCC?

By |2020-03-17T15:05:27+00:00March 17th, 2020|Quakers in the News, Upcoming Events|

Gretchen Castle is laying down her role FWCC General Secretary after 8 years of service. Read Gretchen’s letter where she reflects on the last 8 years.   General Secretary of Friends World Committee for Consultation (FWCC)   Connecting Friends Around the World – The Friends World Committee for Consultation (FWCC) has opened a global search for [...]

Would you like to work for the Asia West Pacific Section(AWPS) of FWCC?

By |2020-05-28T15:28:44+00:00March 16th, 2020|Epistles and Reports, Quakers in the News, Upcoming Events|

Expressions of interest are invited from members of the Religious Society of Friends for the position of Secretary to the Asia-West Pacific Section (AWPS) of the Friends World Committee for Consultation (FWCC). The Secretary carries forward the work of the Section, in consultation with the Section Committee. The role involves maintaining a small office, attending [...]