News & Reports
Read about the work of Right Sharing of World Resources in Tamil Nadu, India and other locations
Kees Nieuwerth Clerk of The Netherlands YM and a representative to the Jamaica Meeting writes: Some 1000 participants from over 100 different nations, representing the more than 300 member churches of the World Council of Churches gathered in Jamaica from 17-25 May 2011 …more.
UPDATE CONCERNING JAPANESE FRIENDS
Japanese Friends are having difficulty in deciding where to start in their huge task of recovering from the Earthquake, Tsunami and now increasing radiation levels. They too have suffered effects themselves. See an email received recently from Yukiko Backes, who may be known to some international Quakers
George Willoughby an activist in Non violence died recently. For more about his life and work see…
All India Friends Gathering 2010
Philippines Quakers in Sydney
On the evening of 12 January, Boni met Sydney Friends.
Boni Quirog with Robin WalpoleThe following day Boni met with Brisbane Friends
Friends Peace Teams Projects:
Response to the WCC Initial Statement towards and Ecumenical Declaration of Just Peace.
Response from Netherlands Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) to the Initial Statement towards an Ecumenical Declaration of Just Peace of the World Council of Churches
Contribution Of Hoshangabad Friends written Oct 2009
...........They stopped deep tilling of tractors and started experimentations of zero tilling. .......... Read more here
Quaker Institute for the Future
Berrett Koehler, a prominent USA book publisher, has agreed to publish the book that the Quaker Institute for the Future team have been working on. The tentative title is Right Relationship: The Hands-On Guide to Building a Whole Earth Economy. It will be available Jan 2009. more....